Affiliation: University of Fribourg
- Associations among everyday stress, critical life events, and sexual problemsGuy Bodenmann
University of Fribourg, Institute for Family Research and Counseling, Fribourg, Switzerland
J Nerv Ment Dis 194:494-501. 2006..Our findings indicate that the treatment of these sexual problems should address relationship issues and include a focus on helping individuals improve their stress management skills within their couple relationship...
- Improving dyadic coping in couples with a stress-oriented approach: a 2-year longitudinal studyGuy Bodenmann
University of Fribourg, Institute for Family Research and Counseling, CH 1700, Fribourg, Switzerland
Behav Modif 30:571-97. 2006..However, the effects decreased after 2 years, raising the importance of booster sessions in helping to maintain effects over a longer period of time...
- The relationship between dyadic coping and marital quality: a 2-year longitudinal studyGuy Bodenmann
Institute for Family Research and Counseling, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
J Fam Psychol 20:485-93. 2006..For women, both their own dyadic coping and that of their partner were significant predictors, whereas for men only their own dyadic coping was predictive. The results are discussed with regard to prevention of marital distress...
- [Coping with stress by the elderly: a comparison of young, middle-aged and elderly couples]G Bodenmann
Institut für Familienforschung und beratung Universität Fribourg
Z Gerontol Geriatr 33:217-28. 2000..Our results show differences in the positive emotional common dyadic coping and the total score of the positive common dyadic coping, both with the lowest values in the older couples...
- The efficacy of the Triple P-Positive Parenting Program in improving parenting and child behavior: a comparison with two other treatment conditionsGuy Bodenmann
Institute for Family Research and Counseling, University of Fribourg, Rue de Faucigny 2, CH 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
Behav Res Ther 46:411-27. 2008..However, in men only a few significant results were found. Positive effects of the relationship training (CCET) were somewhat lower than those for the Triple P. These findings are further discussed...
- The role of stress on close relationships and marital satisfactionAshley K Randall
Institute for Family Research and Counseling, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Clin Psychol Rev 29:105-15. 2009..Future directions in research and clincial significance are suggested...
- Effects of different kinds of couple interaction on cortisol and heart rate responses to stress in womenBeate Ditzen
Department of Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, University of Zurich, Binzmuhlestrasse 14 Box 26, CH 8050 Zurich, Switzerland
Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:565-74. 2007..More importantly, these findings imply a direct protective effect of touch on stress-related neurobiological systems as a possible underlying mechanism of health beneficial effects of positive couple interaction...