Steven C Hayes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nevada
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An examination of the Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity code
    Heather M Pierson
    Veteran Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:11-7. 2007
  2. pmc A preliminary investigation of acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for marijuana dependence in adults
    Michael P Twohig
    University of Nevada, Reno, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 40:619-32. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of acceptance and commitment therapy to prevent the rehospitalization of psychotic patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia Bach
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno 89557 0062, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:1129-39. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Exploring the relationship between body mass index and health-related quality of life: a pilot study of the impact of weight self-stigma and experiential avoidance
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
    J Health Psychol 16:722-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Measuring weight self-stigma: the weight self-stigma questionnaire
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:971-6. 2010
  6. pmc Exploring the relationship between experiential avoidance, alcohol use disorders, and alcohol-related problems among first-year college students
    Michael E Levin
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, Nevada 89557 0208, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:443-8. 2012
  7. pmc A randomized clinical trial of acceptance and commitment therapy versus progressive relaxation training for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Michael P Twohig
    Department of Psychology, Utah State University, 2810 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322 2810, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:705-16. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Teaching acceptance and mindfulness to improve the lives of the obese: a preliminary test of a theoretical model
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology 298, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:58-69. 2009
  9. pmc Acceptance and commitment therapy and contextual behavioral science: examining the progress of a distinctive model of behavioral and cognitive therapy
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Ther 44:180-98. 2013
  10. doi request reprint The choice humanistic psychology faces
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 49:461-4. 2012

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint An examination of the Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity code
    Heather M Pierson
    Veteran Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:11-7. 2007
    ..Correlations between items showed a coherent pattern of interitem correlations. 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...
  2. pmc A preliminary investigation of acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for marijuana dependence in adults
    Michael P Twohig
    University of Nevada, Reno, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 40:619-32. 2007
    ..Depression, anxiety, withdrawal symptoms, and general levels of experiential avoidance generally improved. This preliminary test suggests that additional development and testing of ACT for marijuana use are warranted...
  3. ncbi request reprint The use of acceptance and commitment therapy to prevent the rehospitalization of psychotic patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Patricia Bach
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno 89557 0062, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:1129-39. 2002
    ..The same basic pattern of results was seen with all participant subgroups except delusional participants who denied symptoms...
  4. doi request reprint Exploring the relationship between body mass index and health-related quality of life: a pilot study of the impact of weight self-stigma and experiential avoidance
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
    J Health Psychol 16:722-7. 2011
    ..Results provide preliminary support for targeting weight stigma and experiential avoidance in order to produce changes in HRQL with or without concurrent weight loss...
  5. doi request reprint Measuring weight self-stigma: the weight self-stigma questionnaire
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 18:971-6. 2010
    ..The WSSQ could be useful for identifying individuals who may benefit from a stigma reduction intervention and may also help evaluate programs designed to reduce stigma...
  6. pmc Exploring the relationship between experiential avoidance, alcohol use disorders, and alcohol-related problems among first-year college students
    Michael E Levin
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, Nevada 89557 0208, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:443-8. 2012
    ..This study explored the relationship of experiential avoidance (eg, the tendency to avoid, suppress, or otherwise control internal experiences even when doing so causes behavioral harm) to alcohol use disorders and alcohol-related problems...
  7. pmc A randomized clinical trial of acceptance and commitment therapy versus progressive relaxation training for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Michael P Twohig
    Department of Psychology, Utah State University, 2810 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322 2810, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:705-16. 2010
    ..The effectiveness of 8 sessions of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for adult OCD was compared with progressive relaxation training (PRT)...
  8. doi request reprint Teaching acceptance and mindfulness to improve the lives of the obese: a preliminary test of a theoretical model
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology 298, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:58-69. 2009
    ..Obesity is a growing epidemic. Weight control interventions can achieve weight loss, but most is regained over time. Stigma and low quality of life are significant problems that are rarely targeted...
  9. pmc Acceptance and commitment therapy and contextual behavioral science: examining the progress of a distinctive model of behavioral and cognitive therapy
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Ther 44:180-98. 2013
    ..ACT is not hostile to traditional CBT, and is not directly buoyed by whatever weaknesses traditional CBT may have. ACT should be measured at least in part against its own goals as specified by its own developmental strategy...
  10. doi request reprint The choice humanistic psychology faces
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 49:461-4. 2012
    ..Humanistic psychology needs to decide if a dialogue is in their interests, knowing that genuine dialogue means change...
  11. doi request reprint The impact of treatment components suggested by the psychological flexibility model: a meta-analysis of laboratory-based component studies
    Michael E Levin
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada Reno, 1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557 0208, USA
    Behav Ther 43:741-56. 2012
    ..Effect sizes did not differ between at-risk/distressed and convenience samples. Limitations with the meta-analysis and future directions for laboratory-based component research are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Impact of acceptance and commitment therapy versus education on stigma toward people with psychological disorders
    Akihiko Masuda
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2764-72. 2007
    ..Acceptance could be an important avenue of exploration for stigma researchers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Applying acceptance, mindfulness, and values to the reduction of prejudice: a pilot study
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Behav Modif 31:389-411. 2007
    ..These changes were associated with other self-reported changes that fit with the ACT model. Implications of a potentially new model of prejudice are briefly discussed...
  14. doi request reprint Treatment development: can we find a better way?
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:870-82. 2013
    ..It is time to create a more coherent approach to treatment innovation...
  15. doi request reprint A randomized trial of ACT bibliotherapy on the mental health of K-12 teachers and staff
    Tami Jeffcoat
    University of Nevada, Department of Psychology, Reno, 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Res Ther 50:571-9. 2012
    ..Follow up general mental health, depression, and anxiety outcomes were related to the manner in which participants used the workbook and to post levels of psychological flexibility...
  16. doi request reprint Binge eating and weight control: the role of experiential avoidance
    Jason Lillis
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Behav Modif 35:252-64. 2011
    ..The study suggests that ACT and its targeted processes of change may be particularly relevant to binge eating, and that targeting binging is a possible pathway for improving weight management...
  17. doi request reprint Open, aware, and active: contextual approaches as an emerging trend in the behavioral and cognitive therapies
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada 89557, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 7:141-68. 2011
    ..Both putative processes, and component and process evidence, indicate that they are focused on establishing a more open, aware, and active approach to living, and that their positive effects occur because of changes in these processes...
  18. doi request reprint Humanistic psychology and contextual behavioral perspectives
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 49:455-60. 2012
    ..In that context, a reconsideration of this relationship could prove to be beneficial for both traditions...
  19. ncbi request reprint An investigation of stigma in individuals receiving treatment for substance abuse
    Jason B Luoma
    University of Nevada, Reno, Department of Psychology 296, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    Addict Behav 32:1331-46. 2007
    ..Finally, the patterns of findings supported the idea that perceived stigma, enacted stigma, and self-stigma are conceptually distinct dimensions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Increasing willingness to experience obsessions: acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Michael P Twohig
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Ther 37:3-13. 2006
    ..All participants found the treatment to be highly acceptable. Implications and future directions are discussed...
  21. doi request reprint Processes of change in acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy for depression: a mediation reanalysis of Zettle and Rains
    Robert D Zettle
    Department of Psychology, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 67260 0034, USA
    Behav Modif 35:265-83. 2011
    ..This study adds additional evidence that ACT works through distinct and theoretically specified processes that are not the same as CT...
  22. pmc Burnout among the addiction counseling workforce: the differential roles of mindfulness and values-based processes and work-site factors
    Roger Vilardaga
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:323-35. 2011
    ..We conclude that interventions that target experiential avoidance, cognitive fusion, and values commitment may provide a possible new direction for the reduction of burnout among addiction counselors...
  23. pmc Comparing experiential acceptance and cognitive reappraisal as predictors of functional outcome in individuals with serious mental illness
    Roger Vilardaga
    University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA
    Behav Res Ther 51:425-33. 2013
    ..Although cognitive behavior therapy for psychosis has increasing empirical support, little is known about the role of these two strategies using methods of known ecological validity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improving diabetes self-management through acceptance, mindfulness, and values: a randomized controlled trial
    Jennifer A Gregg
    Department of Psychology, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA 95192 0120, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:336-43. 2007
    ..Mediational analyses indicated that changes in acceptance coping and self-management behavior mediated the impact of treatment on changes in HbA-sub(1C)...
  25. ncbi request reprint A preliminary investigation of acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for chronic skin picking
    Michael P Twohig
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Mail Stop 298, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:1513-22. 2006
    ..Results support the construction of more comprehensive ACT protocols for skin picking...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessing referrals for pharmacotherapy: a comparison of therapist and client report
    Alethea A Varra
    Clinical Psychology Department, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV 89557, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:411-3. 2007
    ..These results indicate that although therapist self-report of adherence to more involved treatment approaches is often unreliable, substance abuse counselors are able to reliably report their use of referrals...
  27. ncbi request reprint Acceptance and commitment therapy: model, processes and outcomes
    Steven C Hayes
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:1-25. 2006
    ..There are not enough well-controlled studies to conclude that ACT is generally more effective than other active treatments across the range of problems examined, but so far the data are promising...
  28. ncbi request reprint The impact of CBT and ACT models using psychology trainee therapists: a preliminary controlled effectiveness trial
    Raimo Lappalainen
    Department of Psychology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
    Behav Modif 31:488-511. 2007
    ..Overall, therapists with limited training in both models got better results with ACT and the processes of change fit with the ACT model...
  29. ncbi request reprint The voices acceptance and action scale (VAAS): Pilot data
    Frances Shawyer
    The Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Psychol 63:593-606. 2007
    ..Although these results are preliminary and subject to a number of limitations, the VAAS shows promise as a useful aid in the assessment of the psychological impact of voices...
  30. ncbi request reprint A randomized control trial examining the effect of acceptance and commitment training on clinician willingness to use evidence-based pharmacotherapy
    Alethea A Varra
    Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Mental Health Service, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:449-58. 2008
    ..Results support the idea that acceptance-based interventions may be helpful in addressing the psychological factors related to poor adoption of evidence-based treatments...
  31. doi request reprint Evaluation of mediators of change in the treatment of epilepsy with acceptance and commitment therapy
    Tobias Lundgren
    Department of Psychology, University of Uppsala, Trädgårdsgatan 20, P O Box 1225, 751 42 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Behav Med 31:225-35. 2008
    ..The results of this study contribute to the understanding of the contextual conditioning mechanisms at work for those suffering from epilepsy and may show that helping people live vital lives may also help to reduce seizures...
  32. pmc Distress tolerance treatment for early-lapse smokers: rationale, program description, and preliminary findings
    Richard A Brown
    Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 32:302-32. 2008
    ..Preliminary data from a pilot study (N = 16) are presented, and clinical implications are discussed...