Adult, Child, Relationship, and Marital Therapy

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Publications (for more information about my research, please click here)

My research has been featured in popular journals, including US World & News Report, as well as the following publications for academic audiences.

Arean, P. A. & Chatav, Y. (2003). Mood disorders: depressive disorders. In M. Hersen, & S. M. Turner (Eds.), Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis (4rth ed., pp., 286-312). New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons.

Whisman, M. A., McKelvie, M. L., & Chatav, Y. (2005). Couples distress. In M. M. Anthony, D. R. Ledley, & R. G. Heimberg (Eds.), Improving outcomes and preventing relapse in cognitive behavioral therapy (pp.). New York: Guilford.

Chatav, Y. & Whisman, M.A. (2007). Marital dissolution and psychiatric disorders: An investigation of risk factors. Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, 47, 1-13.

Chatav, Y. & Whisman, M. A. (2009). Partner Schemas and Relationship Functioning: A States of Mind Analysis. Behavior Therapy, 40, 50-56.

Schonbrun, Y.C. & Whisman, M.A. (2010). Marital Distress and Mental Health Care Service Utilization. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 78, 732-736.

Schonbrun, Y.C., Walsh, Z., Stuart, G.L., & Strong, D. (2011). Marital status and treatment seeking for alcohol use disorders. Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment, 10, 111-122.

Schonbrun, Y.C., Stuart, G.L., Wetle, T., Glynn, T.R., Titelius, E.N., & Strong, D.R. (2012). Mental health experts’ perspectives on barriers to dissemination of couples treatment for alcohol use disorders. Psychological Services, 9, 64-73.