Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2011 Positive disclosure among college students: What do they talk about, to whom, and why?Journal of Positive Psychology. 119-130.
2011 Unwanted pursuit in same-sex relationships: Effects of attachment styles investment model variables, and minority stressorsPartner Abuse. 300-322.
2008 Social comparison activity in coping with HIV.International Journal of STD & AIDS. 164-167.
2004 Reasons for HIV disclosure/nondisclosure in close relationships: Testing a model of HIV-disclosure decision making.Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology. 747-767.
2002 ). Interpersonalizing AIDS: Attending to the personal and social relationships of individuals living with HIV and/or AIDSJournal of Social and Personal Relationships. 5-17.
2002 Close relationships as sources of strength or obstacles for mothers coping with HIVJournal of Personal and Interpersonal Loss. 157-184.
2002 Perceived HIV-related stigma and HIV disclosure to relationship partners after finding out about the seropositive diagnosis.Journal of Health and Psychology. 415-432.
2002 Special issue on "Personal and social relationships of individuals living with HIV and/or AIDS."Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. 5-149.


Year Title
2003 Privacy and disclosure of HIV in interpersonal relationships: A sourcebook for researchers and practitioners.  Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.


Year Title
2008 Self-disclosure at the beginnings of a close relationshipHandbook of beginning personal relationships. New York: Psychology Press.