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Published: 01 September 2016

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780190232009

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Effective Weight Loss

An Acceptance-Based Behavioral Approach, Clinician Guide

Evan M. Forman and Meghan L. Butryn

Treatments That Work

  • One of the only publications offering a full, empirically supported weight control treatment package
  • Includes behavioral principles shown to produce significant weight loss across dozens of studies
  • Highlights a cutting-edge approach called acceptance-based behavior treatment (ABT)
  • Clinician Guide provides entire treatment package including nutritional and physical activity prescriptions, cognitive and behavioral strategies, examples of how to present information in group or individual format, and out-of-session assignments
  • Client Workbook contains summary information about session content, as well as many handouts and worksheets

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