15.61 Other RFT Applications and Implications

So now you are familiar with a few of the implications Relational Frame Theory has for the study of language and human behavior. But these are just some of the implications and potential applications of RFT. Analyses of many other important issues and behaviors have also been offered, including the ones listed here1.

the self and perspective takingcognitive developmentlogic and reasoning
prejudiceempathymoral development
religion and spiritualitypersuasion and rhetoricemotional development
  1. Barnes-Holmes, D., Finn, M., McEnteggart, C., & Barnes-Holmes, Y. (2018). Derived stimulus relations and their role in a behavior-analytic account of human language and cognition. Perspectives on Behavior Science, 41, 155-173.
  2. Hayes, S., C., Barnes-Holmes, D., and Roche, B. (Eds). (2001). Relational frame theory: A post-Skinnerian account of human language and cognition. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.
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