The Final Research Paper provides an opportunity to be creative with your own integrative understanding of the theory and application of Cognitive Behavioral and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapies. The focus of this paper is to choose an area of research that is relevant and pertinent to the evidence based practice of the methodological applications of cognitive behavioral therapy to clinical disorder You are encouraged to utilize the Internet and the University Virtual Library to access current literature and information to enhance your analysis for this Final Research Paper. The following guidelines will help you prepare for your Final Research Paper: Paper is to be 10 pages total plus title and reference pages Prepare a comprehensive Research Paper* aligned with the focus of this course. Your paper must include a comparative research discussion on at least three(3) evidence based practices of Cognitive Behavioral based therapies covered in this course. (ex. CBT, Exposure, Motivational, MiCBT, DBT, ACT, etc) The topic MUST be justified by your understanding of the prevalent research on the application of CBT based therapies to clinical disorders Integrate a discussion of how you see your research findings as significant to your clinical work or the field of psychology in general Illustrate an understanding by giving examples from your own life or clinical practice that supports your research Select a minimum of eight (8) current research articles* taken from scholarly journals (online or hard copy) on your selected topic.