The Yale-Brown Obsessive Compulsive Scale (Y-BOCS) Checklist
This instrument is a screening tool that measures the severity of OCD symptoms.
Acceptance and Action Questionnaire II (AAQ-II)
This seven-item instrument is used to measure psychological flexibility.
The Values in Life Questionnaire II (VLQ-II)
This self-report measure assesses a client’s values and commitment to living a meaningful and value-driven life.
The ACT Advisor
This tool is a hexaflex-based measure of psychological flexibility that helps clinicians assess where clients stand within each of the six ACT processes.
Handout 1: Self-Monitoring of Obsessions and Rituals
This tool tracks and records the frequency and severity of a client’s obsessions and rituals, and their reactions to internal experiences.
Handout 2: Daily Willingness Diary
This self-reflection tool helps clients to practice willingness by tracking their acceptance of difficult internal experiences.
Handout 3: Tracking Defusion Practices
This form tracks the defusion techniques that clients use when they experience obsessions.
Handout 4: The Observer Exercise Handout
This tool tracks the situations in which clients use the observer stance to interact with their obsessions.
Handout 5: The Guide to Your Action Plan
This tool addresses the process of committed action. It tracks and monitors the achievement of values-based goals and identifies potential obstacles.
Handout 6: Value's Bulls Eye
This tool helps clients to identify and prioritize their core values.