Blanchette, L., Gaona, L., McFarr, L. M., Fruzetti A. E., Worrall, J. M. (2015) Evaluation for Adherence of Standard Dialectical Behavior Therapy Using the Cognitive Behavior Rating Scale. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Chen X. S., Revolorio K. Y., Owens, E., & McFarr, L. M. (2015) Differences in Interpersonal Problems Amongst Individuals with BPD and Comorbid BPD and Evidence of PTSD. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Kopilas, V., Rodriguez, M. A., Ravid, D., Hansell, L., & McFarr, L. M. (2015) The effect of emotion dysregulation on suicidal ideation and self-harm urges as measured on DBT diary cards. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Kopilas, V., Rodriguez, M. A., Eisenlohr-Moul, T., Snyder, J., & McFarr, L. M. (2015) The effect of shame and day of the week on self-harm urges and suicidal ideation: A DBT diary card study. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Workman K., Coello, J. A., and McFarr, L. M. (2015) Literacy and Dialectical Behavior Therapy: An Exploration of Premorbid. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Owens, E., Chen, X. S., Blanchette, S., Jackson, L., & McFarr, L. M. Cognitive Functioning and Therapy Interfering Behaviors Differences in Use of Exposure Skills in DBT with Individuals with BPD and Comorbid BPD and Evidence of PTSD. (2015) Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Revolorio, K., DeSilva, L., Darrell, D., Jackson, L., Brown, L., McFarr, L. M.. (2015) Changes in Sadness Amongst Individuals with Depressive Symptoms and Borderline Personality Disorder in a DBT Program. Poster presented at ISITDBT annual conference, Chicago, IL.

Syner, J. and Orris, J. (2015) Dialectical Therapy Foundations and “Nuts and Bolts.” Westside Regional Center, Culver City, CA.

Owens, E., Chen, X. S., Blanchette, L., Jackson, L., & McFarr, L. M. (2015). Differences in use of exposure skills in DBT with individuals with BPD and comorbid BPD and evidence of PTSD. Poster presented at the third annual Scientific Sessions on Mental Health, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California.

Blanchette, L., Gaona, L., & McFarr, L. M. (2015). Evaluation for adherence of standard dialectical behavior therapy using the cognitive behavior rating scale. Poster presented at the third annual Scientific Sessions on Mental Health, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California.

Workman, K., Coello, J. A., Thompson, S., & McFarr, L. M. (2015). A comparison of premorbid cognitive functioning in community mental health patients diagnosed with borderline personality disorder and population norms. Poster presented at the third annual Scientific Sessions on Mental Health, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California.

Hansell, L., Snyder, J., Ravid, D., Bedics, J., & McFarr, L. M. (2015). Do DBT treatment outcomes in private practice differ by payor status? Poster presented at the third annual Scientific Sessions on Mental Health, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California.

Loerinc, A. G., Zbozinek, T., Hall, B., & McFarr, L. M. (2015). Do attitudes toward evidence-based therapies predict adherence to CBT? Poster presented at the third annual Scientific Sessions on Mental Health, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California.

Carmel, A., Comtois, K.A., Harned, M.S., Holler, R., & McFarr, L. M. (in press). Contingencies create capabilities: Adjunctive treatments in dialectical behavior therapy that reinforce behavior change. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice.

Snyder, J and Graling, K (2015) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Medical Professionals. CBT California. Los Angeles, CA

Orris, J and Schneider, J (2015) Introduction to Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for transitional aged youth, Stay Program, Orange County, CA.

Graling, K (2015) DBT nuts and bolts training. Guam Department of Mental Health, Guam.

Snyder, J (2014) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for psychiatry residents. UCLA Department of Psychiatry. Los Angeles, CA

McFarr, L., Brown, L.A., Holler, R., Jackson, L., Ramirez, U. (2014). Cognitive Behavior Therapy in Southern California. The Behavior Therapist, 37, 117-121.

McFarr, L Graling, K Snyder J (2014) Dialectical Behavior Therapy Nuts and Bolts Three Day Training. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Torrance, CA

Fried, R., Gaona , L., Jones , E., Dalton, E., Thompson, S.M., Davies, C., Dexter, M., Brown, L., Forsyth, J., McFarr, L., Henriquez, S., & Farias, A. (2014, June). An In-Depth Look at Telephone Skills Coaching and Therapy Interfering Behaviors in Dialectical Behavior Therapy: A Case Study from a Community Mental Health Clinic. 8th International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Hong Kong.

Waltman, S., Morgan, W., Wickremasinghe, N., Naman, K., Nehme, J., Fried, R., & McFarr, L (2014, June). Does Fidelity of CBT in Psychotherapy-based Supervision translate to Fidelity of CBT in Clinical Practice? 8th International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Hong Kong.

Waltman, S., Nehme, J., Naman, K., Wickremasinghe, N., Brown, L., Morgan, W., Fried, R., & McFarr, L (2014, June). Examining the Relationship between Case Conceptualization and Treatment Fidelity of CBT in a Public Health Setting. 8th International Congress of Cognitive Psychotherapy, Hong Kong.

McFarr, L. M., Gaona, L., Barr, N, Ramirez, U., Henriquez, S., Farias, A., & Flores, D. (2014). Cultural competency and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. In A. Masuda (Ed.), Cultural Issues in Acceptance- and Mindfulness-Based Approaches. New Harbinger.

McFarr, L Snyder, J and Leishman, K (2014) Advances in Cognitive Therapy. Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance CA

McFarr L, Levander, E (2014) Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Torrance CA

Bedics, J.D., Korslund, K.E., Sayrs, J. H. R., & McFarr, L. M. (2013). The observation of essential clinical strategies during an individual session of Dialectical Behavior Therapy. Psychotherapy.

McFarr, L. M. (2013). An update on CBT training guidelines for doctoral programs. Advances in Cognitive Therapy, 14(1), 9 & 12.

Jackson, L., Benson, L. A., Maczka, K., Moliae, A., Wickremasinghe, N., & McFarr, L. M. (2013, April). Understanding chronic depression and its treatment: The impact of participating in a one-day training on therapist knowledge of the CBASP treatment model. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, La Jolla, CA.

Klepac, R. K., Ronan, G. F., Andrasik, F., Arnold, K., Belar, C., Berry, S., Christoff, K., Craighead, L. W., Dougher, M. J., Dowd, E. T., Herbert, J., McFarr, L., Rizvi, S., Sauer, E. M. & Strauman, T. J. (2012). Guidelines for Cognitive Behavioral Training within Doctoral Psychology Programs in the United States of America: Report of The Inter-Organizational Task Force on Cognitive and Behavioral Psychology Doctoral Education. Behavior Therapy.

Bonfil AD, McFarr LM, Raposa E, Henriquez S, Barr N, Higier RG, Gaona L, & Hamilton HK. (2012, November). Effectiveness of second-year standard DBT: Are there significant gains in treatment outcomes beyond the first year? Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Dicterow, W., Gaona, L., Sears, M., & McFarr, L (2012, November). Identifying Therapist Therapy Interfering Behaviors Not Accounted For By The TIB-T: A Needs Assessment For Harbor UCLA’s Adult Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Benson, L, Gaona, L, Barr, N, Jackson, L & McFarr, L (2012, November). Self-Injury as a Predictor of Therapy-Interfering Behavior in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy Annual Conference, National Harbor, MD.

Hamilton, H, Ofek, A, Raposa, E, Sears, M & McFarr, L (2012, November). The effectiveness of an outpatient, group-based Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) intervention for psychosis. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Tutino, C., & Bedics, J. D. (2012, November). Goal attainment scaling in dialectical behavior therapy: A pilot study. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Carow-Smith, B., & Bedics, J. D. (2012, November). Autonomic indicators of antisocial and borderline personality personality traits in a non-clinical sample. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Bedics, J. D. (2012, August). Using theory as a guide to balance research and clincial practice during graduate training. In C. Conway (Chair), How to effectively balance clinical and research activities in graduate school. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Orlando, FL.

Bedics, J. D., Atkins, D. C., Comtois, K. A., & Linehan, M. M. (2012). Weekly ratings of the therapeutic relationship and introject during the course of dialectical behavior therapy for the treatment of borderline personality disorder. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training, 49, 231-240.

Bedics, J. D., Atkins, D. C., Comtois, K. A., & Linehan, M. M. (2012). Treatment differences in the therapeutic relationship and introject during a 2-year randomized controlled trial of dialectical behavior therapy versus non-behavioral psychotherapy experts for borderline personality disorder. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80, 66-77.

Bedics, J. D., Dixon-Gordon, K., & Fruzzetti, A.E. (2012, June). An evaluation of the mechanisms of change in dialectical behavior therapy. Chaired symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Psychotherapy Research, Virginia Beach, VA.

Bedics, J. D., Atkins, D.C., Comtois, K.A., & Linehan, M.M. (2012, June). The therapeutic relationship and alliance during dialectical behavior therapy for borderline personality disorder: Therapist and patient perspectives. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Psychotherapy Research, Virginia Beach, VA.

McFarr, L (2011) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Torrance, CA