Journal of Evidence-Based Psychotherapies

Journal of Cognitive and Behavioral Psychotherapies is a journal focusing on Cognitive and Behavioral Psychotherapies

Articles from Vol. 11, No. 1, March

Implicit and Explicit Self-Esteem and Irrational Beliefs
AbstractThe relationship between irrational beliefs and explicit and implicit selfesteem was examined in two consecutive studies (N1 = 117; N2 = 102) conducted on undergraduate university students. Two robust findings were the negative correlation between...
Measuring Psychological Flexibility: Preliminary Data on the Psychometric Properties of the Romanian Version of the Acceptance and Action Questionnaire (Aaq-Ii)
AbstractThe Acceptance and Action Questionnaire (AAQ-II) is an instrument designed to assess individual differences in psychological flexibility, as conceptualized within Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). The main purpose of the present study...
Offending, Victimization, and Double Involvement: Differences and Similarities between the Three Profiles1
AbstractBullying in schools is associated with several factors such as the individual, family, peers, school, and community. Some recent studies showed that the main social contexts (i.e., family, friends, classmates and teachers) have an indirect impact...
Psychometric Properties of "Young Schema Questionnaire-Short Form 3" in a Turkish Adolescent Sample
AbstractThe aim of this study was to explore the psychometric properties of the Young Schema Questionnaire-Short Form 3 (YSQ-SF3) among Turkish adolescents. A total of 356 high school students (198 females and 158 males) whose ages ranged between 15...
Reduced Specificity of Autobiographical Memory in Anorexia Nervosa
AbstractDuring the past years many researchers have focused their attention on autobiographical memory and its deficits in clinical samples suffering of emotional disturbance. The aim of this research was to study autobiographical memory functioning...
Relationships among Social Anxiety, Self-Focused Attention, and Experiential Distress and Avoidance
AbstractSelf-focused attention is a notable feature of social anxiety, yet research has not established its function. We hypothesized that self-focused attention may reflect attempts to control or alter internal experiences (i.e., experiential avoidance)....
The Effects of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy on Depressive Gait Patterns
AbstractAccording to embodiment theories, the experience of emotional states affects somatovisceral and motoric systems, whereas the experience of bodily states affects methods by which emotional information is processed. In the light of the embodiment...
The Role of Irrational Beliefs, Brooding and Reflective Pondering in Predicting Distress
AbstractThe present study investigated the relationships between two forms of ruminative thoughts, brooding, and reflective processing, in relation with irrational beliefs and their impact on distress. While significant amount of data support the role...