K T Sullivan
Affiliation: Santa Clara University
- Understanding the relationship between religiosity and marriage: an investigation of the immediate and longitudinal effects of religiosity on newlywed couplesK T Sullivan
Department of Psychology, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, California 95053 0333, USA
J Fam Psychol 15:610-26. 2001..Overall, the impact of religiosity was weak over the first 4 years of marriage. Theoretical propositions are offered to guide future research in delineating the types of marriages that may be most affected by religiosity...
- Predicting participation in premarital prevention programs: the health belief model and social normsKieran T Sullivan
Santa Clara University, Department of Psychology, CA 95124, USA
Fam Process 43:175-93. 2004..These variables predicted participation even after controlling for important demographic variables. Recommendations for recruiting engaged couples for premarital counseling are made based on the findings...
- Social support, problem solving, and the longitudinal course of newlywed marriageKieran T Sullivan
Department of Psychology, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 98:631-44. 2010..Implications for integrating support and problem solving in models of relationship change are outlined, as are implications for incorporating social support in education programs for developing relationships...
- Problem-solving skills and affective expressions as predictors of change in marital satisfactionMatthew D Johnson
Department of Psychology, State University of New York, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 73:15-27. 2005..Findings suggest specific targets for intervention in programs for developing marriages...
- Are premarital prevention programs reaching couples at risk for marital dysfunction?K T Sullivan
Department of Psychology, UCLA 90095 1563, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 65:24-30. 1997..The present article also addresses the need to develop procedures that will increase at-risk couples' participation in premarital programs and to improve the effectiveness of these programs in community settings...