Connecting Research to Clinical Practice

Wilson Behavioral Services values evidenced-based practice and supports research initiatives by consultants. Below are some of the articles, books, and book chapters published to date from consultants at Wilson Behavioral Services. While this list is not exhaustive, we are always updating this list. Please feel free to connect with us for access to articles. Books and book chapters are linked for purchase.


Glassford, T., & WILSON, A. N. (2020). Risky business: Increasing risky betting through rule-governed behavior. The Analysis of Verbal Behavior, 36, 146-156. 

Constantino, J. N., Strom, S., Bunis, M., Nadler, C., Rodgers, T., LePage, J., … & WILSON, A. (2020). Toward Actionable Practice Parameters for “Dual Diagnosis”: Principles of Assessment and Management for Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Intellectual/Developmental Disability. Current Psychiatry Reports, 22(2), 9.

Dixon, M. R., WILSON, A. N., Belisle, J., & Schreiber, J. B. (2018). A functional analytic approach to understanding disordered gambling. The Psychological Record, 68(2), 177-187.

Gratz, O. & WILSON, A. N., & Glassford, T. (2018). Further evaluation of the resurgence of problem behavior. The Psychological Record, 69(2), 117-129. doi:10.1007/s40732-018-0305-0.

Maynard, B. R., WILSON, A. N., Labuzienski, L., & Whiting, S. W.  (2018). Mindfulness-based approaches in the treatment of disordered gambling: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Research on Social Work Practice, 28(3), 348-362.

Ervin, T., WILSON, A. N., Maynard, B., & Lemler, T. (2018). Determining the Effectiveness of Behavior Skills Training and Observational Learning on Classroom Behaviors: A Case Study. Social Work Research, 42(2), 106-117

Kasson, E. M., & WILSON, A. N. (2017). Preliminary evidence on the efficacy of mindfulness combined with traditional classroom management strategies. Behavior Analysis in Practice, 10(3), 242-251. doi: 10.1007/s40617-016-0160-x.

Matthieu, M.M., WILSON, A.N. & *Casner, R.W. (2017) Interdisciplinary issues at the intersection of assessing and treating substance use disorders and post-traumatic stress disorder: Clinical social work and clinical behavioral analysis with veterans. Advances in Social Work

Dixon, M. R., WILSON, A. N., & Habib, R. (2016). Neurological evidence of acceptance and commitment therapy effectiveness in pathological gamblers. Journal of Contextual Behavior Science, 5(2), 80-88. doi: 10.1016/j.jcbs.2016.04.004.

WILSON, A. N. & Gratz, O. H., (2016). Exploring the clinical utility of a progressive ratio schedule of reinforcement as an assent tool. Behavior Analysis in Practice, 9(3), 257-260. doi: 10.1007/s40617-016-0107-2.

Books and Book Chapters

Bechtold, J., & WILSON, A. N. (in press, March 2021). The Gambling Disorder Treatment Handbook. Jessica Kingsley Publishers. 

Bechtold, J., & WILSON, A. N. (in press, 2021). Identification, Screening, and Referral for Treatment of Problematic and Disordered Gambling. Social Work Desk Reference 4th Edition. Oxford University Press.  

WILSON, A. N., & Matthieu, M. (2015). Applied Clinical Utility of Behavior Analysis and Social Work. In J. Ringdahl, T. Falcomata, & H. Roane (Eds). Clinical and Organizational Applications of Applied Behavior Analysis. Elsevier, Inc.

Dixon, M. R., & WILSON, A. N. (2014). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Gambling Disorders. Shawnee Scientific Press; Chicago, IL.

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