Publications (Last 3 Years)
Whisman, M. A., du Pont, A., Rhee, S. H., Sbarra, D. A., Spotts, E. L., Lichtenstein, P., Ganiban, J. M., Reiss, D., & Neiderhiser, J. M. (in press). Genetically informative analysis of the association between intimate relationship adjustment and health. Health Psychology.
Knowles, L.M., Jovel, K.S., Mayer, C.M., Bottrill, K.C., Kaszniak, A.W., Sbarra, D.A., Lawrence, E.E. & O’Connor, M.-F. (in press). A controlled trial of two mind-body interventions for grief in widows and widowers. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
Flores, M., Ruiz, J. M., Butler, E. A., & Sbarra, D. A. (in press). Hispanic ethnic density may be protective for older Black/African American and non-Hispanic White populations for some health conditions: An exploration of support and neighborhood mechanisms. Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Flores, M., Ruiz, J. M., Butler, E. A., Sbarra, D. A., Garcia, D. O., ..., & Thomson C. A. (in press). Does the Hispanic mortality advantage vary by marital status among post-menopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative? Annals of Behavioral Medicine
Whisman, M. A., Sbarra, D. A., & Beach, S. R. (2021). Intimate relationships and depression: Searching for causation in the sea of association. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 17. Posted online Feb 10, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-clinpsy-081219-103323.
Hebbar, R., Papadopoulos, P., Reyes, R., Danvers, A. F., Polsinelli, A. J., Moseley, S. A., ... & Narayanan, S. (2021). Deep multiple instance learning for foreground speech localization in ambient audio from wearable devices. EURASIP Journal on Audio, Speech, and Music Processing, 2021, 1-8.
Danvers, A. F., Milek, A., Tackman, A. M., Kaplan, D. M., Robbins, M. L., Poslinelli, A., Moseley, S., Raison, C.L, Sbarra, D.A, & Mehl, M. R. (2021). Is Frequent sighing an indicator of dispositional negative emotionality? A multi-sample, multi-measure naturalistic-observation study. Journal of Research in Personality, 104046. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrp.2020.104046
Tackman, A. M., Baranski, E. N., Danvers, A. F., Sbarra, D. A., Raison, C. L., Moseley, S. A., Polsinelli, A. J., & Mehl, M. R. (2020). “Personality in its natural habitat” revisited: A pooled, multi-sample examination of the relationships between the Big Five personality traits and daily behavior and language use. European Journal of Personality, 34, 753-776.
Danvers, A., Mehl, M.R., & Sbarra, D.A. (2020). Understanding personality through patterns of daily socializing: Applying Recurrence Quantification Analysis (RQA) to naturalistically observed intensive longitudinal social interaction data. European Journal of Personality, 34, 777-793.
Bourassa, K. J., Sbarra, D. A., Caspi, A., & Moffitt, T. E. (2020). Social distancing as a health behavior: County-level movement in the United States during the COVID-19 Pandemic is associated with conventional health behaviors. Annals of Behavioral Medicine online ahead: https://doi.org/10.1093/abm/kaaa049.
Lawrence, A.V., Alkozei, A., Irgens, M.S., Acevedo-Molina, M.C., Brener, S.A., Chandler, A.B., Chau, R.F., Doyle, C.Y., McKinney, A.L., Price, S.N., Shanholtz, C.E., Van Etten, E.J., Ver Hoeve, E.S., Sbarra, D.A., O’Connor, M-F. (2020). Think again: Adaptive repetitive thought as a transdiagnostic treatment for individuals predisposed to repetitive thinking styles. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1037/int0000209
Manvelian, A., & Sbarra, D. A. (2020). Marital status, close relationships, and all-cause mortality: Results from a 10-year study of nationally representative older adults. Psychosomatic Medicine, 82, 384-392.
O’Hara, K.L., Grinberg, A.M, Tackman, A.M., Mehl, M.R., & Sbarra, D.A. (2020). Contact with an ex-partner is associated with psychological distress after marital separation. Clinical Psychological Science. Published online ahead May 4, 2020: https://doi.org/10.1177/2167702620916454
Sur, B., Cleary, A., Rohrbaugh, M.J., Ferrer, E., & Sbarra, D.A. (2020). Beyond the “self” in self-regulation: Family interaction modulations situational self-control by adolescent drug users. Journal of Family Psychology. 34(3), 322–332. https://doi.org/10.1037/fam0000598
Sbarra, D.A., Cook, C.C., Hasselmo, K., Noon, M.S., & Mehl, M.R. (2019). DNA methylation across the Serotonin Transporter Gene following marital separation: A pilot study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. Online ahead, May 4, 2019: https://doi.org/10.1093/abm/kaz013
Bourassa, K. J., Ruiz, J. M., & Sbarra, D. A. (2019). Smoking and physical activity explain the increased mortality risk associated with marital dissolution. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 53, 255-266.
Borelli, J.L., Peng, X., Hong, K., Froidevaux, N.M., & Sbarra, D.A. (2019). Accuracy and confidence in perceptions of targets’ attachment to former partners: Do judges vary as a function of individual differences in attachment style? Journal of Research in Personality, 79, 1-12.
Bourassa, K. J., Tackman, A. M., Mehl, M. R., & Sbarra, D. A. (2019). Psychological overinvolvement, emotional distress, and daily affect following marital dissolution. Collabra: Psychology, 5, 8. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1525/collabra.184
Sbarra, D.A., Briskin, J.L., Slatcher, R.B. (2019). Smartphones and close relationships: The case for an evolutional mismatch. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 14, 596–618.
Bourassa, K. J., Ruiz, J. M., & Sbarra, D. A. (2019). The impact of physical proximity and attachment working models on cardiovascular reactivity: Comparing mental activation and romantic partner presence. Psychophysiology. https://doi.org/10.1111/psyp.13324
Bourassa, K. J., Ruiz, J. M., Sbarra, D. A., Kaciroti, N., & Harburg, E. (2019). Mismatch in spouses’ anger-coping response styles and risk of early mortality: A 32-year follow-up study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 81, 26-33.
Sbarra, D.A. & Borelli, J.L. (2019). Attachment reorganization following divorce: Normative processes and individual differences. Current Opinion in Psychology, 25, 71-75.
Borelli, J.L., Sbarra, D.A., Mehl., M.R. (2019). Convergence of naïve observer and participant-reported ratings of attachment to a former partner: When we should be me. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 36, 977-999.
Borelli, J.L., Froidevaux, N.M., Yunusova, A., & Sbarra, D.A. (2019). Attachment anxietyand trauma history uniquely and interactively predict adjustment during and following deployment among military partners. Journal of Family Psychology, 33, 226-233.
Mason, A.E, Hect, F.M., Daubermier, J.J., Sbarra, D.A., Lin, J., Moran, P.J., Schleicher, S.G., Acree, M., Prather, A.A., Epel., E. E. (2018). Weight loss, weight-loss maintenance, and cellular aging in the Supporting Health through Nutrition and Exercise (SHINE) Study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 80, 609-619.
Bourassa, K.J., Hasselmo, K., & Sbarra, D.A. (2018) After the end: Linguistic predictors of psychological distress four years after marital separation. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Published online ahead, May 10, 2018
Ruiz, J.M., Sbarra, D.A., & Steffen, P.R. (2018). Hispanic ethnicity, stress psychophysiology and paradoxical health outcomes: A review with conceptual considerations and a call for research. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 31, 24-29
Milek, A., Butler, E. A., Tackman, A. M., Kaplan, D. M., Raison, C. L., Sbarra, D. A., Vazire, S., & Mehl, M. R. (2018) “Eavesdropping on happiness” revisited: A pooled, multi-sample replication of the association between life satisfaction and observed daily conversation quantity and quality. Psychological Science, 29, 1451-1462.
Tackman, A.M., Sbarra, D.A., Care, A.L., Donnellan, M.B., Horn, A.B., Holtzman, N.S., Edwards, T.S, Pennebaker, J.W., & Mehl, M.R. (2018). Depression, negative emotionality, and self-referential language: A multi-lab, multi-measure, multi-language-task research synthesis. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Personality Processes and Individual Differences, 116, 817-834. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/pspp0000187
Manvelian, A., Bourassa, K. J., Lawrence, E., Mehl, M. R., & Sbarra, D. A. (2018). With or without you? Loss of self following marital separation. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 37, 297-324, 37, 297-324.
Sbarra, D. A., & Coan, J. A. (2018). Relationships and health: The critical role of affective science. Emotion Review, 10, 40-54.
Sbarra, D. A., & Coan, J. A. (2018). New ways to explore the relationship–emotion–health connection. Emotion Review, 10, 76-78.
Kaplan, D. M., Palitsky, R., Carey, A.L., Crane, T.E., Havens, C.M., Medrano, M.R., Reznik, S.J., Sbarra, D.A., & O’Connor, M-F. (2018). Maladaptive repetitive thought as a transdiagnostic phenomenon and treatment target: An integrative review. Journal of Clinical Psychology. Online ahead: //doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22585
Hasselmo, K., Mehl, M.R., Tackman, A.M., Carey, A.L., Wertheimer, A.M., Stowe, R.P, & Sbarra, D.A. (2018). Objectively-measured social integration is associated with viral-Immune Risk Profile following marital separation. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 2, 130-145.