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Whelan, R., & Schlund, M. (2013). Reframing relational frame theory research: Gaining a new perspective through the application of novel behavioral and neurophysiological methods. In S. Dymond & B. Roche (Eds.), Advances in relational frame theory: Research and application, 151-177. Oakland, CA: Context Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whelan, R., Barnes-Holmes, D., & Dymond, S. (2006). The transformation of consequential functions in accordance with the relational frames of more-than and less-than. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 86(3), 317-335. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whelan, R., Cullinan, V., & O'Donovan, A. (2005). Derived same and opposite relations produce association and mediated priming. = Mismas Relaciones derivadas y Opuestas Producen la Asociación y la Preparación Mediada. International Journal of Psychology & Psychological Therapy, 5 (3), 247-264. Download restricted to ACBS members.
White, R. G., Gregg, J., Batten, S., Hayes, L. L., & Kasujja, R. (2017). Contextual Behavioral Science and Global Mental Health: Synergies and opportunities. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(3), 245-251. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.07.001
White, R. G., Gumley, A. I., McTaggart, J., Rattrie, L., McConville, D., Cleare, S., McLeod, H. J., & Mitchell, G. (2015). Acceptance and commitment therapy for depression following psychosis: An examination of clinically significant change. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 203-209.
White, R.G., Gumley, A.I., McTaggart, J., Rattrie, L., McConville, D., Cleare, S, Mitchell, G. A feasibility study of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for emotional dysfunction following psychosis, Behaviour Research and Therapy (2011), doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2011.09.003 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whiting, D. L., Deane, F. P., Simpson, G. K., McLeod, H. J., & Ciarrochi, J. (2015). Cognitive and psychological flexibility after a traumatic brain injury and the implications for treatment in acceptance-based therapies: A conceptual review. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 1-37. doi:10.1080/09602011.2015.1062115 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whittingham, K. (2013). Becoming Mum. Brisbane: Pivotal Publishing.
Whittingham, K. (2014). Parenting in context. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 212-215.
Whittingham, K. (2015). Connect and shape: A parenting meta-strategy. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 103-106.
Whittingham, K. Sanders, M., McKinlay, L., & Boyd, R. N. (2015). Interventions to reduce behavioral problems in children with cerebral palsy: An RCT. Pediatrics, 133, 1-9. doi: 10.1542/peds.2013-3620 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whittingham, K., Sanders, M. R., McKinlay, L., & Boyd, R. N. (2015). Parenting intervention combined with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: a trial with families of children with cerebral palsy. Journal of pediatric psychology, 41(5), 531-542. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Ahlqvist, J., Bring, A., Melin, L. & Olsson, G. L. (2008). Can exposure and acceptance strategies improve functioning and life satisfaction in people with chronic pain and whiplash-associated disorders (WAD)? A randomized controlled trial. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 37(3), Pages 169-182. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Dahl, J., Magnusson, B., & Olsson, G. L. (2005). Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the rehabilitation of an adolescent female with chronic pain: A case example. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 12, 415-423. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Kemani, M., Jensen, K., Kosek, E., Kadetoff, D., Sorjonen, K., Ingvar, M. & Olsson, G. L. (2013). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for fibromyalgia: A randomized controlled trial. European Journal of Pain, 17, 599 – 611. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Lekander, M., Sorjonen, K., & Olsson, G. L., (2010). The Psychological Inflexibility in Pain Scale (PIPS) - Statistical properties and model fit of an instrument to assess change processes in pain related disability. European Journal of Pain, 14, e1-e14. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Melin, L., & Olsson, G. L. (2007). Exposure and acceptance in the rehabilitation of children and adolescents with chronic pain. European Journal of Pain, 11(3), 267-274. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Melin, L., Lekander, M., & Olsson, G. L. (2009). Evaluating the effectiveness of exposure and acceptance strategies to improve functioning and quality of life in longstanding pediatric pain – A randomized controlled trial. Pain, 141(3), 248-257. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Olsson, G. L., & Hayes, S. C. (2011). Mediators of change in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for pediatric chronic pain. Pain, 152(12), 2792-2801. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2011.09.003 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Olsson, G. L., Hayes, S. C. (2010). Psychological flexibility as a mediator of improvement in acceptance and commitment therapy for patients with chronic pain following whiplash. European Journal of Pain, 41, 1059.e1-1059.e11. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Renofalt, J., Olsson, G. L., Bond, F. W., & Melin, L. (2008). Avoidance and cognitive fusion - Central components in pain related disability? Development and preliminary validation of the Psychological Inflexibility in Pain Scale (PIPS). European Journal of Pain, 12, 491-500. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R.K. (2009) Exposure and Acceptance in Patients with Chronic Debilitating Pain - A Behavior Therapy Model to Improve Functioning and Quality of Life. (Doctoral Thesis). Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, RK, Olsson, GL. Editorial view: Prediction and prevention of chronic postsurgical pain. Anesthesiology. In press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, RK., Olsson, GL., Melin, L. (2009). The Chronic Pain Acceptance Questionnaire (CPAQ) - further validation including a confirmatory factor analysis and a comparison with the Tampa Scale of Kinesiophobia. European Journal of Pain, 13: 760-768. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Williams, J. C., & Lynn, S. J. (2010). Acceptance: An historical and conceptual review. Imagination, Cognition, & Personality, 30, 5-56. Download restricted to ACBS members.