Publications

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Timko, C. A., Juarascio, A. S., Martin, L. M., Faherty, A., & Kalodner, C. (2014). Body image avoidance: An under-explored yet important factor in the relationship between body image dissatisfaction and disordered eating. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(3), 203-211.
Smout, M., Davies, M., Burns, N., & Christie, A. (2014) Development of the Valuing Questionnaire (VQ). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(3), 164-172.
Levin, M. E., MacLane, C., Dalfos, S., Seeley, J. R., Hayes, S. C., Biglan, A., & Pistorello, J. (2014). Examining psychological inflexibility as a transdiagnostic process across psychological disorders. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(3), 155-163.
Whittingham, K. (2014). Parenting in context. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 212-215.
Morgan, L. P. K., Graham, J. R., Hayes-Skelton, S. A., Orsillo, S. M., & Roemer, L. (2014). Relationships between amount of post-intervention mindfulness practice and follow-up outcome variables in an acceptance-based behavior therapy for Generalized Anxiety Disorder: The importance of informal practice. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 173-178.
Vartanian, L. R., Pinkus, R. T., & Smyth, J. M. (2014). The phenomenology of weight stigma in everyday life. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 196-202.
Biglan, A., (2015). The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives & Our World. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.
Scent, C. L., & Boes, S. R. 2014. Acceptance and commitment training: a brief intervention to reduce procrastination among college students. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 28(2), 144-156.
Follette, V., Briere, J., Rozelle, D., Hopper, J. W., & Rome, D. (2015). Mindfulness-Oriented Interventions for Trauma: Integrating Contemplative Practice. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
Foody, M., Barnes-Holmes, Y., Barnes-Holmes, D., Torneke, N., Luciano, C., Stewart, I., & McEnteggart, C. (2014). RFT for clinical use: The example of metaphor. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 305-313.
Panayiotou, G., Karekla, M., & Mete, I. (2014). Dispositional coping in individuals with anxiety disorder symptomatology: Avoidance predicts distress. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 314-321.
Gregg, J. A., Namekata, M. S., Louie, W. A., & Chancellor-Freeland, C. (2014) Impact of values clarification on cortisol reactivity to an acute stressor. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 299-304.
Gerhart, J. I., Baker, C. N., Hoerger, M., & Ronan, G. F. (2014). Experiential avoidance and interpersonal problems: A moderated mediation model. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 291-298.
Epstein, R. (2014). On the orderliness of behavioral variability: Insights from generativity theory. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 279-290.
Bordien, M. J., Tull, M. T., McDermott, M. J., & Gratz, K. L. (2014). The moderating role of experiential avoidance in the relationship between posttraumatic stress disorder symptom severity and cannabis dependence. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 273-278.
Roth, W. R., Vilardaga, R., Wolfe, N., Bricker, J. B., & McDonell, M. G. (2014). Practical considerations in the design and development of smartphone apps for behavior change. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 269-272.
Darrow, S. M., & Follette, W. C. (2014). Where's the beef?: Reply to Kanter, Holman, and Wilson. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 265-268.
Veage, S., Ciarrochi, J., Deane, F. P., Andresen, R., Oades, L. G., & Crowe, T. P. (2014). Value congruence, importance and success and in the workplace: Links with well-being and burnout amongst mental health practitioners. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 258-264.
Yadavaia, J. E., Hayes, S. C., & Vilardaga, R. (2014). Using acceptance and commitment therapy to increase self-compassion: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 248-257.
Ciarrochi, J., Sahdra, B., Marshall, S., Parker, P., & Horwath, C. (2014). Psychological flexibility is not a single dimension: The distinctive flexibility profiles of underweight, overweight, and obese people. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 236-247.
Kennedy, A. E., Whiting, S. E., & Dixon, M. R. (2014). Improving novel food choices in preschool children using acceptance and commitment therapy. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 228-235.
Hann, K. E. J. & McCracken, L. M. (2014). A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for adults with chronic pain: Outcome domains, design quality, and efficacy. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 217-227.
Ord, I. R. (2014). ACT with Faith: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy with Christian clients, A Practitioner's Guide. UK: Compass Publishing.
Strosahl, K., & Robinson, P. (2015). In This Moment: Five Steps to Transcending Stress Using Mindfulness and Neuroscience. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.
Oliver, J., Hill, J., & Morris, E. (2015). Activate Your Life: Using Acceptance and Mindfulness to Build a Life That is Rich, Fulfilling and Fun. London, England: Constable &Robinson.