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Bond, F., & Hayes, S. C. (2002). ACT at work. In F. Bond & W. Dryden (Eds.), Handbook of Brief Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (pp. 117-140). Chichester, England: Wiley. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Boone, M. S., Mundy, B., Morrissey Stahl, K., & Genrich, B. E. (2015). Acceptance and commitment therapy, functional contextualism, and clinical social work. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 25(6), 643-656. Download restricted to ACBS members.
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.
Boucher, S., Edwards, O., Gray, A., Nada-Raja, S., Lillis, J., Tylka, T. L., & Horwath, C. C. (2016). Teaching Intuitive Eating and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills Via a Web-Based Intervention: A Pilot Single-Arm Intervention Study. JMIR research protocols, 5(4). Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bowen, S., Witkiewitz, K., Dillworth, T. M., & Marlatt, G. A. (2007). The role of thought suppression in the relationship between mindfulness meditation and alcohol use. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2324–2328. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bradley, L. E., Forman, E. M., Kerrigan, S. G., Goldstein, S. P., Butryn, M. L., Thomas, J. G., ... & Sarwer, D. B. (2017). Project HELP: a remotely delivered behavioral intervention for weight regain after bariatric surgery. Obesity surgery, 27(3), 586-598. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Braekkan, K. C. (2007). An acceptance and commitment therapy intervention for combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: Preliminary outcomes of a controlled group comparison. Unpublished doctoral dissertation. Spalding University.
Brassell, A. A., Rosenberg, E., Parent, J., Rough, J. N., Fondacaro, K., & Seehuus, M. (2016). Parent's psychological flexibility: Associations with parenting and child psychosocial well-being. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 5, 111-120.
Brazeau, K., Rehfeldt, R. A., Mazo, A., Smalley, S., Krus, S., & Henson, L. (2017). On the efficacy of mindfulness, defusion, and behavioral skills training on job interviewing skills in dually-diagnosed adults with developmental disorders. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(2), 145-151. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.04.002
Bricker, J. B., Mann, S. L., Marek, P. M., Liu, J. M., & Peterson, A. V. (2010). Telephone-delivered acceptance and commitment therapy for adult smoking cessation: A feasibility study. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 12, 454-458.
Bricker, J. B., Mull, K., Vilardaga, R., Kientz, J. A., Mercer, L. D., Akioka, K., & Heffner, J. L. (2014). Randomized, controlled trial of a smartphone app for smoking cessation using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 143, 87-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.07.006 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bricker, J. Bush, T., Zbikowski, S. M., Mercer, L. D., & Heffner, J. L. (2013). Pilot randomized trial of telephone-delivered Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) versus Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for smoking cessation. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 15, 1756-1764. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntu102 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bricker, J., Copeland, W., Mull, K., Zeng, E., Watson, N., Akioka, K., & Heffner, J. (2017). Single-arm trial of the second version of an acceptance & commitment therapy smartphone application for smoking cessation. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 170, 37-42. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.10.029
Bricker, J., Wyszynski, C., Comstock, B., & Heffner, J. L. (2013). Pilot randomized controlled trial of web-based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for smoking cessation. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 15, 1756–1764. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brinkborg, H., Michanek, J., Hesser, H. & Berglund, G. (2011). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for the treatment of stress among social workers: A randomized controlled trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 49, 389-398. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brock, M. J., Batten, S. V., Walser, R. D., & Robb, H. B. (2015). Recognizing common clinical mistakes in ACT: A quick analysis and call to awareness. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 139-143.
Brockman, R., Ciarrochi, J., Parker, P., Kashdan, T. (2016). Emotion regulation strategies in daily life: Mindfulness, cognitive reappraisal and emotion suppression. Cognitive Behavior Therapy.
Brown, F. L., Whittingham, K., Boyd, R. N., McKinlay, L., & Sofronoff, K. (2014). Improving child and parenting outcomes following paediatric acquired brain injury: a randomised controlled trial of Stepping Stones Triple P plus Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 55(10), 1172-1183. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12227 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brown, K., W., Creswell, J., D., & Ryan, R., M., (2015). Handbook of Mindfulness. New York, NY. The Guilford Press.
Brown, L. A., Forman, E. M., Herbert, J. D., Hoffman, K. L., Yuen, E. K. and Goetter, E. M. (2011). A randomized controlled trial of acceptance-based behavior therapy and cognitive therapy for test anxiety: A pilot study. Behavior Modification, 35, 31-53. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brown, L. A., Gaudiano, B. A., & Miller, I. W. (2011). Investigating the similarities and differences between practitioners of second and third wave cognitive-behavioral therapies. Behavior Modification, 35, 187-200. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brown, M., Glendenning, A., Hoon, A. E., & John, A. (2016). Effectiveness of web-delivered acceptance and commitment therapy in relation to mental health and well-being: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of medical Internet research, 18(8). Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brown, R. A., Palm Reed, K. M., Bloom, E. L., Minami, H., Strong, D. R., Lejuez, C.W., Kahler, C. W., Zvolensky, M. J., Gifford, E. V., & Hayes, S. C. (2013). Development and preliminary randomized controlled trial of a distress tolerance treatment for smokers with a history of early lapse. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 15, 2005-2015. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntt093
Brown, R. A., Palm, K. M., Strong, D. R., Lejuez, C. W., Kahler, C. W., Zvolensky, M. J., Hayes, S. C., Wilson, K. G., & Gifford, E. V. (2008). Distress tolerance treatment for early-lapse smokers: Rationale, program description, and preliminary findings. Behavior Modification, 32 (3), 302-332. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Brown. K. W., & Ryan, R. M. (2003). The Benefits of Being Present: Mindfulness and Its Role in Psychological Well-Being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84, 822-848. Download restricted to ACBS members.