Michael P Twohig

Summary

Affiliation: Utah State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of monozygotic twins with obsessive compulsive disorder using cognitive therapy and exposure with ritual prevention
    Michael P Twohig
    Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
    Behav Cogn Psychother 37:475-80. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for problematic internet pornography viewing
    Michael P Twohig
    Utah State University, UT, USA
    Behav Ther 41:285-95. 2010
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Assessing psychological inflexibility: the psychometric properties of the Avoidance and Fusion Questionnaire for Youth in two adult samples
    Thomas A Fergus
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:402-8. 2012
  10. pmc Coping skills and exposure therapy in panic disorder and agoraphobia: latest advances and future directions
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 72505, USA
    Behav Ther 43:271-84. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. 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...
  2. 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)...
  3. doi request reprint Treatment of monozygotic twins with obsessive compulsive disorder using cognitive therapy and exposure with ritual prevention
    Michael P Twohig
    Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
    Behav Cogn Psychother 37:475-80. 2009
    ..Assessment and treatment of cohabiting monozygotic (MZ) twins with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a possible challenge for clinical psychologists...
  4. doi request reprint Acceptance and commitment therapy as a treatment for problematic internet pornography viewing
    Michael P Twohig
    Utah State University, UT, USA
    Behav Ther 41:285-95. 2010
    ..Overall, results suggest the promise of ACT as a treatment for problematic Internet pornography viewing and the value of future randomized trials of this approach...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Assessing psychological inflexibility: the psychometric properties of the Avoidance and Fusion Questionnaire for Youth in two adult samples
    Thomas A Fergus
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Psychol Assess 24:402-8. 2012
    ..Moreover, the AFQ-Y showed incremental validity over the AAQ-II in predicting several psychological symptom domains. Implications for the assessment of psychological inflexibility are discussed...
  10. pmc Coping skills and exposure therapy in panic disorder and agoraphobia: latest advances and future directions
    Alicia E Meuret
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 72505, USA
    Behav Ther 43:271-84. 2012
    ..We examine the extant evidence on the role of traditional coping skills in augmenting exposure for panic disorder, discuss the limitations of existing research, and offer recommendations for methodological advances...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cognitive defusion and self-relevant negative thoughts: examining the impact of a ninety year old technique
    Akihiko Masuda
    University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 0062, USA
    Behav Res Ther 42:477-85. 2004
    ..The cognitive defusion technique reduced both discomfort and believability more so than the comparison approaches. Control studies showed that the effect was probably not due to demand characteristics...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the efficacy of habit reversal: comparison with a placebo control
    Michael P Twohig
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, 53201, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:40-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effectiveness of habit reversal with a placebo control as a treatment for chronic nail biting in adults...