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Experiential Avoidance and Behavioral Disorders: A Functional Dimensional Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment
Syndromal classification is a well-developed diagnostic system but has failed to deliver on its promise of the identification of functional pathological processes. Functional analysis is tightlyExpand
Acceptance-Based Treatment for Smoking Cessation
This pilot study applied a theoretically derived model of acceptance-based treatment process to smoking cessation, and compared it to a pharmacological treatment based on a medical dependence model.Expand
Experiential avoidance and behavioral disorders: A functional dimensional approach to diagnosis and treatment.
Syndromal classification is a well-developed diagnostic system but has failed to deliver on its promise of the identification of functional pathological processes. Functional analysis is tightlyExpand
Experimental avoidance and behavioral disorders: a functional dimensional approach to diagnosis and treatment.
TLDR
It is argued that experiential avoidance, as a functional diagnostic dimension, has the potential to integrate the efforts and findings of researchers from a wide variety of theoretical paradigms, research interests, and clinical domains and to lead to testable new approaches to the analysis and treatment of behavioral disorders. Expand
A Preliminary trial of twelve-step facilitation and acceptance and commitment therapy with polysubstance-abusing methadone-maintained opiate addicts
The present study compared methadone maintenance alone to methadone maintenance in combination with 16 weeks of either Intensive Twelve-Step Facilitation (ITSF) or Acceptance and Commitment TherapyExpand
Distress Tolerance Treatment for Early-Lapse Smokers
TLDR
A novel, multicomponent distress-tolerance treatment for early-lapse smokers that incorporates behavioral and pharmacological elements of standard smoking-cessation treatment, whereas drawing distress-Tolerance elements from exposure-based and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy—based treatment approaches is described. Expand
An examination of the Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity code.
TLDR
The MITI is a good measure of treatment integrity for MI and seems superior to existing measures when indicators of client behavior are not needed. Expand
Does acceptance and relationship focused behavior therapy contribute to bupropion outcomes? A randomized controlled trial of functional analytic psychotherapy and acceptance and commitment therapy
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The combined treatment was significantly better than bupropion alone at 1-year follow-up with 7-day point prevalence quit rates of 31.6% in the combined condition versus 17.5%" in the medication-alone condition. Expand
The Trouble with Language: Experiential Avoidance, Rules, and the Nature of Verbal Events
Experiential avoidance is the attempt to escape or avoid certain private experiences, such as particular feelings, memories, behavioral predispositions, or thoughts In this article, we discussExpand
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