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Lorencatto, Fabiana; West, Robert; Seymour, Natalie; Michie, Susan – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2013
Objective: There is a difference between interventions as planned and as delivered in practice. Unless we know what was actually delivered, we cannot understand "what worked" in effective interventions. This study aimed to (a) assess whether an established taxonomy of 53 smoking cessation behavior change techniques (BCTs) may be applied…
Descriptors: Smoking, Behavior Modification, Intervention, Taxonomy
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Conrod, Patricia J.; Castellanos-Ryan, Natalie; Mackie, Clare – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2011
Objective: To examine the long-term effects of a personality-targeted intervention on drinking quantity and frequency (QF), problem drinking, and personality-specific motivations for alcohol use in early adolescence. Method: A randomized control trial was carried out with 364 adolescents (median age 14) recruited from 13 secondary schools with…
Descriptors: Intervention, Alcohol Abuse, Drinking, Early Adolescents
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Wilson, G. Terence; Fairburn, Christopher G. – Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1993
Sees cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) as applicable to all eating disorders but most intensively studied in treatment of bulimia nervosa. Briefly reviews most commonly used cognitive treatments for eating disorders, provides critical evaluation of their effectiveness, and speculates about their mechanisms of action. Notes that CBT has not been…
Descriptors: Behavior Modification, Bulimia, Client Characteristics (Human Services), Cognitive Restructuring