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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.
Blignault, I., Saab, H., Woodland, L., & Comino, E. (2019). Evaluation of the acceptability and clinical utility of an Arabic-language mindfulness CD in an Australian community setting. Transcultural Psychiatry, 56(3), 552–568.
Block, J. A. (2002). Acceptance or change of private experiences: A comparative analysis in college students with public speaking anxiety. Doctoral dissertation. University at Albany, State University of New York. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Block, J. A., & Wulfert, E. (2000). Acceptance or change: Treating socially anxious college students with ACT or CBGT. The Behavior Analyst Today, 1(2), 1-55. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Blonna, R. (2011). Maximize your coaching effectiveness with acceptance and commitment therapy. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.
Bloy, S., Oliver, J. E., & Morris, E. (2011). Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy With People With Psychosis: A Case Study. Clinical Case Studies 10(5):347-359. doi:10.1177/1534650111420863 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bluett, E. J. (2014). Does the way exposure exercises are presented matter? Comparing fear reduction versus fear toleration models (unpublished doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from
Bluett, E. J., Homan, K. J., Morrison, K. L., Levin, M . E. & Twohig, M. P. (2014) Acceptance and commitment therapy for anxiety and OCD spectrum disorders: An empirical review. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28 (6), 612-624. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Boals, A., Murrell, A. R., Berntsen, D., Southard-Dobbs, S., & Agtarap, S. (2015). Experimentally reducing event centrality using a modified expressive writing intervention. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 269–276.
Boavista, R. (2012). Terapia de Aceitação e Compromisso (ACT): Mais uma possibilidade para a clínica comportamental. Santo André: ESETec Editores Associados.
Boelen, P. A., & Reijntjes, A. (2008). Measuring experiential avoidance: Reliability and validity of the Dutch 9-item acceptance and action questionnaire (AAQ). Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 30, 241-251. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Boeshen, L. E., Koss, M. P., Figueredo, A. J., & Coan, J. A. (2001). Experiential avoidance and post-traumatic stress disorder: A cognitive mediational model of rape recovery. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment and Trauma, 4, 211–245.
Bohlmeijer, E. T., Fledderus, M., Rokx, T. A. J. J., & Pieterse, M. E. (2011). Efficacy of an Early Intervention Based on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Adults with Depressive Symptomatology: Evaluation in a Randomized Controlled Trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 49, 62-67. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bohlmeijer, E. T., Lamers, S. M., & Fledderus, M. (2015). Flourishing in people with depressive symptomatology increases with acceptance and commitment therapy. Post-hoc analyses of a randomized controlled trial. Behaviour research and therapy, 65, 101-106. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bolderston, H., Gillanders, D. T., Turner, G., Taylor, H. C., Ní Mhaoileoin, D., & Coleman, A. (2019). The initial validation of a state version of the Cognitive Fusion Questionnaire. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 12, 207-215.
Bonacquisti, A., Cohen, M.J., & Schiller, C.E. (2017). Acceptance and commitment therapy for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders: development of an inpatient group intervention. Archives of Women's Mental Health, 20(5), 645-654. doi: 10.1007/s00737-017-0735-8 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bonanno, G. A., Papa, A., Lalande, K., Westphal, M., & Coifman, K. (2004). The importance of being flexible: The ability to both enhance and suppress emotional expression predicts long-term adjustment. Psychological Science, 15, 482-487. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W. (2004). ACT for stress. In S. C. Hayes & K. D. Strosahl (Eds.), A practical guide to acceptance and commitment therapy (pp. 275-293). Springer US.
Bond, F. W., & Bunce, D. (2000). Mediators of change in emotion-focused and problem-focused worksite stress management interventions. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 5, 156-163. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W., & Bunce, D. (2003). The role of acceptance and job control in mental health, job satisfaction, and work performance. Journal of Applied Psychology, 88, 1057-1067. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W., & Flaxman, P. E. (2006). The Ability of Psychological Flexibility and Job Control to Predict Learning, Job Performance, and Mental Health. Journal of Organizational Behavior Management, 26, 113-130. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W., Flaxman, P. E., & Bunce, D. (2008). The influence of psychological flexibility on work redesign: Mediated moderation of a work reorganization intervention. Journal of Applied Psychology, 93, 645-654. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W., Flaxman, P. E., & Lloyd, J. (2016). Mindfulness and meditation in the workplace: An acceptance and commitment therapy approach. In: Michael A. West, ed. The Psychology of Meditation, Research and Practice. Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780199688906. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bond, F. W., Flaxman, P. E., van Veldhoven, M. J. P. M., & Biron, M. (2010). The impact of psychological flexibility and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) on health and productivity at work. In J. Houdmont & S. Leka (Eds.), Contemporary occupational health psychology: Global perspectives on research and practice, (Vol. 1), 296-313.