Mark A Whisman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexual infidelity in a national survey of American women: differences in prevalence and correlates as a function of method of assessment
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:147-54. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Social consequences of borderline personality disorder symptoms in a population-based survey: marital distress, marital violence, and marital disruption
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, 345 UCB, Boulder, Colorado 80390 0345, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:410-5. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Impairment and distress associated with relationship discord in a national sample of married or cohabiting adults
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:369-77. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal association between marital dissatisfaction and alcohol use disorders in a community sample
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:164-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Predicting sexual infidelity in a population-based sample of married individuals
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:320-4. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Marital discord and well-being in older adults: is the association confounded by personality?
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, 80309 0345, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:626-31. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing relationship betrayals
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:1383-91. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Designing, testing, and interpreting interactions and moderator effects in family research
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:111-20. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and marital satisfaction: the importance of evaluating both partners
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:830-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Marital distress and DSM-IV psychiatric disorders in a population-based national survey
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:638-43. 2007

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Publications32

  1. ncbi request reprint Sexual infidelity in a national survey of American women: differences in prevalence and correlates as a function of method of assessment
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:147-54. 2007
    ..This study's findings underscore the importance of assessing infidelity with methods such as computer-assisted self-interviews that minimize the influence of social desirability and impression management...
  2. doi request reprint Social consequences of borderline personality disorder symptoms in a population-based survey: marital distress, marital violence, and marital disruption
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, 345 UCB, Boulder, Colorado 80390 0345, USA
    J Pers Disord 23:410-5. 2009
    ..Associations remained significant when controlling for presence of 12-month Axis I disorders. These findings underscore the importance of examining adverse social consequences of BPD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impairment and distress associated with relationship discord in a national sample of married or cohabiting adults
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:369-77. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal association between marital dissatisfaction and alcohol use disorders in a community sample
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:164-7. 2006
    ..The longitudinal association between baseline marital dissatisfaction and current alcohol use disorder diagnosis at follow-up remained significant when controlling for baseline demographic variables and history of alcohol use disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predicting sexual infidelity in a population-based sample of married individuals
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:320-4. 2007
    ..Religiosity and wives' pregnancy moderated the association between marital dissatisfaction and infidelity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Marital discord and well-being in older adults: is the association confounded by personality?
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, 80309 0345, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:626-31. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that marital discord is an important correlate of multiple measures of well-being in older individuals and that this association is not confounded by the Big Five personality traits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing relationship betrayals
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:1383-91. 2005
    ..We illustrate with case vignettes the assessment and treatment of betrayals in close relationships...
  8. ncbi request reprint Designing, testing, and interpreting interactions and moderator effects in family research
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:111-20. 2005
    ..The topics covered should aid understanding of existing moderator research as well as improve future research on interaction effects...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychopathology and marital satisfaction: the importance of evaluating both partners
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:830-8. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Marital distress and DSM-IV psychiatric disorders in a population-based national survey
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:638-43. 2007
    ..Results support continued research on the association between couple functioning and mental health...
  11. doi request reprint Prospective associations between marital discord and depressive symptoms in middle-aged and older adults
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:184-9. 2009
    ..These results suggest a bidirectional longitudinal association between marital discord and depressive symptoms in middle-aged and older adults...
  12. doi request reprint A longitudinal investigation of marital adjustment as a risk factor for metabolic syndrome
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Health Psychol 31:80-6. 2012
    ..This longitudinal study was conducted to evaluate whether marital adjustment, which has been shown to predict a variety of health outcomes, increases risk for incidence of MetS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social consequences of personality disorders: probability and timing of marriage and probability of marital disruption
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Pers Disord 21:690-5. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that personality disorders have substantial consequences for the probability and timing of marriage and probability of marital disruption...
  14. doi request reprint Marital distress and the metabolic syndrome: linking social functioning with physical health
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:367-70. 2010
    ..Marital distress was not significantly associated with the MetS or any of the individual MetS criteria for men...
  15. ncbi request reprint Treating distressed couples with coexisting mental and physical disorders: directions for clinical training and practice
    Douglas K Snyder
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4235, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 30:1-12. 2004
    ..Based on these findings, we propose five critical implications for clinical training and the practice of couple therapy...
  16. doi request reprint Intimate relationships and psychopathology
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder, 345 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 15:4-13. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Partner schemas and relationship functioning: a states of mind analysis
    Yael Chatav
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Behav Ther 40:50-6. 2009
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Couple therapy for depression
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Clin Psychol 68:526-35. 2012
    ..The typical course of therapy is described and demonstrated in a case illustration. Couple therapy is a promising treatment for depressed individuals in distressed relationships...
  19. doi request reprint Marital adjustment and interleukin-6 (IL-6)
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 26:290-5. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Marital functioning and binge eating disorder in married women
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:385-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between marital functioning and binge eating disorder (BED)...
  21. doi request reprint Relationship adjustment, depression, and anxiety during pregnancy and the postpartum period
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:375-83. 2011
    ..These results support the continued investigation into the cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between relationship functioning and depressive and anxiety symptoms in women during pregnancy and the postpartum period...
  22. doi request reprint Is marital discord taxonic and can taxonic status be assessed reliably? Results from a national, representative sample of married couples
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:745-55. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuroticism as a common feature of the depressive and anxiety disorders: a test of the revised integrative hierarchical model in a national sample
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:68-74. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of their implications for understanding the association between personality and the depressive and anxiety disorders in a community sample and for the revised integrative hierarchical perspective...
  24. ncbi request reprint Sexual desire and relationship functioning: the effects of marital satisfaction and power
    Michael Brezsnyak
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 30:199-217. 2004
    ..Results indicated that marital satisfaction was significantly associated with sexual desire, but there was no evidence for the moderating effects of various forms of marital power...
  25. ncbi request reprint Moderators of the association between relationship discord and major depression in a national population-based sample
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:40-6. 2006
    ..In general, findings suggest that when a person or family presents with one problem (e.g., relationship discord), it is important to evaluate and potentially treat the other problem (e.g., depression) as well...
  26. doi request reprint Screening for marital and relationship discord
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:247-54. 2009
    ..Taxon classification based on the brief scale demonstrated good short-term stability. The scale is easily administered and scored, making it appropriate for use in clinical and research settings...
  27. ncbi request reprint Current status and future directions in couple therapy
    Douglas K Snyder
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4235, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:317-44. 2006
    ..The chapter concludes with 12 recommendations regarding future directions in couple therapy research and clinical training...
  28. pmc Association between depressive symptoms and negative dependent life events from late childhood to adolescence
    Daniel P Johnson
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado at Boulder, Campus Box 345, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:1385-400. 2012
    ..Additional studies employing latent growth modeling to examine the changes in this association during adolescence are needed...
  29. doi request reprint Loneliness and the metabolic syndrome in a population-based sample of middle-aged and older adults
    Mark A Whisman
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Health Psychol 29:550-4. 2010
    ..A secondary purpose was to evaluate whether age moderated the association between loneliness and the metabolic syndrome...
  30. doi request reprint Dysfunctional attitudes and the serotonin transporter promoter polymorphism (5-HTTLPR)
    Mark A Whisman
    University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Behav Ther 42:300-5. 2011
    ..These results add to the literature linking the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism and cognitive vulnerabilities for depression...
  31. doi request reprint Genetics and epigenetics in family context: introduction to the special section
    Steven R H Beach
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 27:1-2. 2013
    ..The special section is both an acknowledgment of the increasing prominence of genetic factors in family models as well as an effort to highlight different approaches and foster greater cross-pollination between approaches...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sociotropy and bulimic symptoms in clinical and nonclinical samples
    Jumi Hayaki
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8020, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 34:172-6. 2003
    ..Individuals high in sociotropy are keenly invested in attaining others' approval and avoiding social rejection...