Publications

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Biglan, A. (2009). Increasing psychological flexibility to influence cultural evolution. Behavior and Social Issues, 18, 15-24. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A. (2015). A Functional Contextualist Approach to Cultural Evolution. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science, 383-397.
Biglan, A., & Barnes-Holmes, Y. (2015). Acting in light of the future: How do future-oriented cultural practices evolve and how can we accelerate their evolution?. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 184-195.
Biglan, A., & Hayes, S. C. (1996). Should the behavioral sciences become more pragmatic? The case for functional contextualism in research on human behavior. Applied and Preventive Psychology: Current Scientific Perspectives, 5, 47-57. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A., & Hayes, S. C. (2016). Functional contextualism and contextual behavioral science. The Wiley handbook of contextual behavioral science, 37-61.
Biglan, A., (2015). The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives & Our World. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.
Biglan, A., Gau, J. M., Jones, L. B., Hinds, E., Rusby, J. C., Cody, C., & Sprague, J. (2015). The role of experiential avoidance in the relationship between family conflict and depression among early adolescents. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4(1), 30-36. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2014.12.001
Biglan, A., Hayes, S. C., & Pistorello, J. (2008). Acceptance and commitment: Implications for prevention science. Prevention Science, 9, 139-152. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A., Layton, G. L., Backen Jones, L., Hankins, M. & Rusby, J. C. (2013). The value of workshops on psychological flexibility for early childhood special education staff. Topics in Early Childhood Special Education, 32(4), 196-210. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A., Lee, J., & Cody, C. (2016). The Evolution of Capitalism. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science, 496-512.
Biglan, A., Zettle, R. D., Hayes, S. C., & Barnes‐Holmes, D. (2016). The Future of the Human Sciences and Society. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science, 531-540.
Biron, M., & van Veldhoven, M. (2012). Emotional labour in service work: Psychological flexibility and emotion regulation. Human Relations, 65(10), 1259-1282.
Bissett, R. T., & Hayes, S. C. (1999). The likely success of functional analysis tied to the DSM. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 37, 379-383. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T. (2003). An introduction to Relational Frame Theory: Basics and applications. The Behavior Analyst Today, 3(4), 421-433. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T. (2004). Functional Contextual Processes in Posttraumatic Stress. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 4(3), 443-467. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T. (2005). Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the support of parents of children diagnosed with autism. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 66(2-B), 1161. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T. (2007). Disrupting verbal processes: Cognitive defusion in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and other Mindfulness-based Psychotherapies. The Psychological Record, 57(4), 555 - 577. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T. (2015). Cognitive Defusion in Practice: A Clinician's Guide to Assessing, Observing, and Supporting Change in Your Client (The Context Press Mastering ACT Series). Reno, NV: Context Press.
Blackledge, J. T., & Barnes-Holmes, D. (2009). Core processes in acceptance & commitment therapy. In J. Blackledge, J. Ciarrochi, & F. Deane (Eds.), Acceptance and commitment therapy: Contemporary theory, research, and practice (pp. 41-58). Bowen Hills, Australia: Australian Academic Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T., & Hayes, S. C. (2001). Emotion regulation in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. JCLP/In Session: Psychotherapy in Practice, 57(2), 243-255. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T., & Hayes, S. C. (2006). Using Acceptance and Commitment Training in the Support of Parents of Children Diagnosed with Autism. Child & Family Behavior Therapy, 28(1), 1-18. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T., Ciarrochi, J., & Deane, F. (Eds.). (2009). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Contemporary Theory Research and Practice. Bowen Hills, Australia: Australian Academic Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blackledge, J. T., Moran, D. J., & Ellis, A. E. (2009). Bridging the divide: Linking basic science to applied psychotherapeutic interventions - A relational frame theory account of cognitive disputation in rational emotive behavior therapy. Journal of Rational-Emotive & Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, 27, 232-248. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blakey, S. M., Reuman, L., Buchholz, J. L., & Abramowitz, J. S. (2017). Experiential avoidance and dysfunctional beliefs in the prediction of body image disturbance in a nonclinical sample of women. Body Image, 22, 72-77. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.06.003
Blarrina, M. P., & Martínez, O. G. (2012). Múltiples aplicaciones de la terapia de aceptación y compromiso, ACT. Madrid: Ed. Pirámide.