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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Experiential Approach to Behavior Change
Part I: The Problem and the Approach. The Dilemma of Human Suffering. The Philosophical and Theoretical Foundation of ACT. The ACT Model of Psychopathology and Human Suffering. Part II: ClinicalExpand
Measuring experiential avoidance: A preliminary test of a working model
The present study describes the development of a short, general measure of experiential avoidance, based on a specific theoretical approach to this process. A theoretically driven iterativeExpand
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: The Process and Practice of Mindful Change
Part I: Foundations and the Model. The Dilemma of Human Suffering. The Foundations of ACT: Taking a Functional Contextual Approach. Psychological Flexibility as a Unified Model of Human Functioning.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
Assessment of body image flexibility: The Body Image-Acceptance and Action Questionnaire
Abstract Acceptance and mindfulness components are increasingly incorporated into treatment for eating disorders with promising results. The development of measures of proposed change processes wouldExpand
The Valued Living Questionnaire: Defining and Measuring Valued Action within a Behavioral Framework
A number of cognitive-behavior therapies now strongly emphasize particular behavioral processes as mediators of clinical change specific to that therapy. This shift in emphasis calls for theExpand
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
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