Matthias R Mehl

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Affiliation: University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The sounds of social life: a psychometric analysis of students' daily social environments and natural conversations
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:857-70. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The social dynamics of a cultural upheaval: social interactions surrounding September 11, 2001
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:579-85. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Knowing me, knowing you: the accuracy and unique predictive validity of self-ratings and other-ratings of daily behavior
    Simine Vazire
    Washington University in St Louis, Department of Psychology, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1202-16. 2008
  4. doi request reprint We-talk, communal coping, and cessation success in a couple-focused intervention for health-compromised smokers
    Michael J Rohrbaugh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Fam Process 51:107-21. 2012
  5. pmc Naturalistically observed swearing, emotional support, and depressive symptoms in women coping with illness
    Megan L Robbins
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Health Psychol 30:789-92. 2011
  6. pmc Naturalistic observation of health-relevant social processes: the electronically activated recorder methodology in psychosomatics
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, 1503 E University Blvd, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:410-7. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The lay assessment of subclinical depression in daily life
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:340-5. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Reading between the lines: the lay assessment of subclinical depression from written self-descriptions
    Aubrey J Rodriguez
    University of Southern California, Department of Psychology, 3620 McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Pers 78:575-98. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of spouse we talk in couples coping with heart failure
    Michael J Rohrbaugh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:781-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Personality in its natural habitat: manifestations and implicit folk theories of personality in daily life
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 90:862-77. 2006

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint The sounds of social life: a psychometric analysis of students' daily social environments and natural conversations
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:857-70. 2003
    ..The study sheds light on a methodological blind spot--the sampling of naturalistic social information from an unobtrusive observer's perspective...
  2. ncbi request reprint The social dynamics of a cultural upheaval: social interactions surrounding September 11, 2001
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:579-85. 2003
    ..The findings have relevance for the understanding of stress and affiliation and normal psychological reactions to emergencies...
  3. doi request reprint Knowing me, knowing you: the accuracy and unique predictive validity of self-ratings and other-ratings of daily behavior
    Simine Vazire
    Washington University in St Louis, Department of Psychology, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1202-16. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that there is no single perspective from which a person is known best and that both the self and others possess unique insight into how a person typically behaves...
  4. doi request reprint We-talk, communal coping, and cessation success in a couple-focused intervention for health-compromised smokers
    Michael J Rohrbaugh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Fam Process 51:107-21. 2012
    ..These findings add to evidence regarding the prognostic significance of partner we-talk for patient health and provide preliminary documentation of communal coping as a possible mechanism of change in couple-focused intervention...
  5. pmc Naturalistically observed swearing, emotional support, and depressive symptoms in women coping with illness
    Megan L Robbins
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Health Psychol 30:789-92. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to explore the intra- and interpersonal consequences of swearing. Specifically, it investigated what implications swearing has for coping with and adjustment to illness...
  6. pmc Naturalistic observation of health-relevant social processes: the electronically activated recorder methodology in psychosomatics
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, 1503 E University Blvd, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Psychosom Med 74:410-7. 2012
    ..g., loneliness) and outer, observable aspects (e.g., social isolation) of real-world social processes to reveal their unique effects on health...
  7. ncbi request reprint The lay assessment of subclinical depression in daily life
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:340-5. 2006
    ..g., spending time alone, not socializing, not laughing) discriminated successfully only at high levels of subclinical depression...
  8. doi request reprint Reading between the lines: the lay assessment of subclinical depression from written self-descriptions
    Aubrey J Rodriguez
    University of Southern California, Department of Psychology, 3620 McClintock Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Pers 78:575-98. 2010
    ..g., swear words, references to sleep). For most of these cues, judges were implicitly aware of their context-specific diagnosticity...
  9. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of spouse we talk in couples coping with heart failure
    Michael J Rohrbaugh
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:781-9. 2008
    ..The results highlight the utility of automatic text analysis in couple-interaction research and provide further evidence that looking beyond the patient can improve prediction of health outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Personality in its natural habitat: manifestations and implicit folk theories of personality in daily life
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 90:862-77. 2006
    ..The findings point to the importance of naturalistic observation studies on how personality is expressed and perceived in the natural stream of everyday behavior...
  11. pmc Linguistic indicators of patient, couple, and family adjustment following breast cancer
    Megan L Robbins
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1501-8. 2013
    ..It investigated whether emotional expression or relational focus, manifested in language use, indicates healthy family coping following breast cancer...
  12. pmc Naturalistically observed sighing and depression in rheumatoid arthritis patients: a preliminary study
    Megan L Robbins
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ 85721 0068, USA
    Health Psychol 30:129-33. 2011
    ..This study tested the degree to which naturalistically observed sighing in daily life is a behavioral indicator of depression and reported physical symptoms (i.e., experienced pain and flare days) in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Are women really more talkative than men?
    Matthias R Mehl
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Science 317:82. 2007
    ..Participants' daily word use was extrapolated from the number of recorded words. Women and men both spoke about 16,000 words per day...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychological aspects of natural language. use: our words, our selves
    James W Pennebaker
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 54:547-77. 2003
    ..Particles, which serve as the glue that holds nouns and regular verbs together, can serve as markers of emotional state, social identity, and cognitive styles...
  15. ncbi request reprint Connecting with others in the midst of stressful upheaval on September 11, 2001
    Patricia Liehr
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, 1100 Holcombe Boulevard 5 518H, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 17:2-9. 2004
    ..Higher negative and lower positive feelings/emotions occurred during morning hours on September 11. Students connected with others and shared good thoughts. Measurement with real-time data sources was informative...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pro-anorexics and recovering anorexics differ in their linguistic Internet self-presentation
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina, NC, United States
    J Psychosom Res 60:253-6. 2006
    ..This study explored the linguistic markers of differences in Internet self-presentation of self-identified pro-anorexics who defend anorexia as a lifestyle and self-identified anorexics in recovery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Linguistic markers of psychological change surrounding September 11, 2001
    Michael A Cohn
    University of Michigan, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:687-93. 2004
    ..This study bypasses many of the methodological obstacles of trauma research and provides a fine-grained analysis of the time line of human coping with upheaval...