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I Don't… You Don't… It Don't Matter, Depression and Anxiety in Couples and Couple Therapy

  • American Psychiatric Association, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (DSM-IV).  APA.  Washington, D.C., 1994.
  • American Psychiatric Association.  Highlights of Changes from DSM-IV-TR to DSM-5.  APA.  Retrieved September 7, 2013, from
  • American Psychiatric Association.  Recent Updates to Proposed Revisions for DSM-5.  APA.  Retrieved September 7, 2013, from
  • Baucom, B., Eldridge, K., Jones, J., Sevier, M., Clements, M., Markman, H., Stanley, S., Sayers, S. L., Sher, T., and Christensen, A.  Relative Contributions of Relationship Distress and Depression to Communication Patterns in Couples.  Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 689-707, 2007.
  • Byrne, M., Carr, A., and Clark, M.  The efficacy of couples-based interventions for panic disorder with agoraphobia.  Journal of Family Therapy, 26: 105–125, 2004.
  • Byrne, M. and Carr, A.  Depression and power in marriage.  Journal of Family Therapy, 22: 408-427, 2000.
  • Dehle, C. and Weiss, R. L.  Associations Between Anxiety and Marital Adjustment.  Journal of Psychology, 136(3), 328-338, 2002.
  • Dessaulles, A., Johnson, S. M., and Denton, W., H.  Emotion-Focused Therapy for Couples in the Treatment of Depression: A Pilot Study.  The American Journal of Family Therapy, 31:345–353, 2003.
  • Fincham, F. D., Beach, S. R. H., Harold, G. T., and Osborne, L. N.  Marital Satisfaction and Depression: Different Causal Relationships for Men and Women?  Psychological Science, Vol. 8, No. 5, September 1997.
  • Goldfarb, M. R., Trudel, G., Boyer, R., and Pre'Ville, M.  Marital relationship and psychological distress: Its correlates and treatments.  Sexual and Relationship Therapy, Vol 22, No. 1, February 2007.
  • Gordon, K. C., Friedman, M. A., Miller, I. W., and Gaertner, L.  Marital Attributions as Moderators of the Marital Discord-Depression Link.  Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, Vol. 24, No. 6, pp. 876-893, 2005.
  • Harper, J. M. and Sandberg, J. G.  Depression and communication processes in later life marriages.  Aging & Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4, 546–556, July 2009.
  • Heene, E., Buysse, A., and Van Oost, P.  A Categorical and Dimensional Perspective on Depression Within a Nonclinical Sample of Couples.  Family Process, Vol. 42, No. 1, 2003.
  • Heene, E., Buysse, A., and Van Oost, P.  Indirect Pathways Between Depressive Symptoms and Marital Distress: The Role of Conflict Communication, Attributions, and Attachment Style.  Family Process, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2005.
  • Hill, E.W.  Confronting Anxiety in Couple and Family Therapy Supervision: A Developmental Supervisory Model Based on Attachment Theory.  Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, Vol. 30 No. 1, pp1-14, 2009.
  • Hinnen, C., Ranchor, A. V., Sanderman, R., Snijders, T. A. B., Hagedoorn, M., and Coyne, J. C.  Course of Distress in Breast Cancer Patients, Their Partners, and Matched Control Couples.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 36:141–148, 2008.
  • Hollist, C. S., Miller, R. B., Falceto, O. G., and Fernandes, C. L. C.  Marital Satisfaction and Depression: A Replication of the Marital Discord Model in a Latino Sample.  Family Process, 46:485–498, 2007.
  • Houts, R. M., Barnett-Walker, K. C., Paley, B., and Cox, M. J.  Patterns of couple interaction during the transition to Parenthood.  Personal Relationships, 15, 103–122, 2008.
  • Lewis, R. J., Deriega, V. J., Brown, D., Rose, S., and Henson, J. M.  Sexual Minority Stress, Depressive Symptoms, and Sexual Orientation Conflict: Focus on the Experiences of Bisexuals.  Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, Vol. 28, No. 8, pp. 971-992, 2009.
  • Lundren, D. C., Jergens, V. H., and Gibson, J. L.  Marital Relationships, Evaluations of Spouse and Self, and Anxiety.  Journal of Psychology, 106, 227-240, 1980.
  • Marchand-Reilly, J. F. and Reese-Weber, M.  Husbands' and Wives' Attachment Orientations and Depressive Symptoms: Predictors of Positive and Negative Conflict Behaviors in the Marriage.  Journal of Adult Development, Vol. 12, No. 1, January 2005.
  • Monson, C. M., Schnurr, P. P., Stevens, S. P., and Guthrie, K. A.  Cognitive–Behavioral Couple's Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Initial Findings.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 341–344, August 2004.
  • Naaman, S., Pappas, J. D., Makinen, J., Zuccarini, D., and Johnson–Douglas, S.  Treating Attachment Injured Couples With Emotionally Focused Therapy: A Case Study Approach.  Psychiatry, 68(1) Spring 2005.
  • Paul, E. L., White, K. M., Speisman, J. C., and Costos, D.  Marital Conflict and Adjustment: Speech Nonfluencies in Intimate Disclosure.  Journal of Genetic Psychology, 149 (2), 173-189, 1986.
  • Reis, S. and Grenyer, B. F. S.  Fearful Attachment, Working Alliance and Treatment Response for Individuals with Major Depression.  Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 11, 414–424, 2004.
  • Sanford, K. and Rowatt, W. C.  When is negative emotion positive for relationships? An investigation of married couples and roommates.  Personal Relationships, 11, 329–354, 2004.
  • Schmidt, L.  Psychosocial burden of infertility and assisted reproduction., Vol 367 February 4, 2006.
  • Serrano, F. and Lima, M. L.  Recurrent miscarriage: Psychological and relational consequences for couples.  Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 79, 585–594, 2006.
  • Spangenberg, J. J. and Theron, J. C.  Stress and Coping Strategies in Spouses of Depressed Patients.  Journal of Psychology, 133(3), 253-262, 1999.
  • Stevenson-Hinde, J., Curley, J. P., Chicot, R., and Johannsson, C.  Anxiety Within Families: Interrelations, Consistency, and Change.  Family Process, Vol. 46, No. 4, 2007.
  • Stimpson, J. P., Peek, M. K., and Markides, K. S.  Depression and mental health among older Mexican American spouses.  Aging & Mental Health, 10(4): 386–393, July 2006.
  • Watson, D. and Clark, L. A.  Depression and the melancoholic temperament.  European Journal of Personality, Vol. 9, 351-366, 1995.
  • Whiffen, V. E., Kallos-Lilly, A. V., and MacDonald, B. J.  Depression and Attachment in Couples.  Cognitive Therapy and Research, Vol. 25, No. 5, pp. 577–590, 2001.

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