Publications

Robbins, M. L. (2017). Practical suggestions for legal and ethical concerns with social environment sampling methods. Social Psychological and Personality Science, online publication, 1-8.    doi: 10.1177/1948550617699253 pdf

Manson, J. H., & Robbins, M. L. (2017). New evaluation of the Electronically Activated Recorder (EAR): Obtrusiveness, compliance, and participant self-selection effects. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1-18. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00658 pdf

Karan, A., Wright, R. C., & Robbins, M. L. (2017). Everyday emotion word and personal pronoun use reflects dyadic adjustment among couples coping with breast cancer. Personal Relationships, 24, 36-48. pdf

Nelson, S. K., Robbins, M. L., Andrews, S. E., & Sweeny, K. (2017). Disrupted transition to parenthood: Gender moderates the association between miscarriage and uncertainty about conception. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research,76, 380-392. doi: 10.1007/s11199-015-0564-z. pdf

Janssen, C. W., Lowry, C. A., Mehl, M. R., Allen, J. B., Kelly, K. L., …Robbins, M. L., … Raison, C. L. (2016). Whole body hyperthermia for the treatment of major depressive disorder: A randomized, double-blind, sham-controlled trial. JAMA Psychiatry, 73, 789-795. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.1031 pdf

Alisic, E., Revathi, N. K., Robbins, M. L., Mehl, M. R. (2016). A comparison of parent and child narratives of children’s recovery from trauma. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 35, 224-235. doi: 10.1177/0261927X15599557  pdf

Sweeny, K., Andrews, S. E., Nelson, S. K., Robbins, M. L. (2015). Waiting for a baby: Recollections of navigating uncertainty while trying to conceive. Social Science & Medicine, 141, 123-132. DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.07.031  pdf

Robbins, M. L., López, A. M., Weihs, K. L., & Mehl, M. R. (2014). Cancer conversations in context: Naturalistic observation of couples coping with breast cancer. Journal of Family Psychology, 28, 380-390. DOI: 10.1037/a0036458  pdf

Robbins, M. L., & Kubiak, T. (2014). Ecological momentary assessment in behavioral medicine research and practice. In D. I. Mostofsky (Ed.), Handbook of Behavioral Medicine. Chichester, West Sussex: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.  pdf

Stadler, G., Robbins, M. L., Laurenceau, J. P., Bolger, N. (2013). Longitudinal methods in the health sciences: Four recommendations. The European Health Psychologist, 15, 57-66.  pdf

Robbins, M. L., Mehl, M. R., Smith, H. L., & Weihs, K. L. (2013). Linguistic indicators of patient, couple, and family adjustment following breast cancer, Psycho-Oncology, 22, 1501-1508. DOI: 10.1002/pon.3161  pdf

Mehl, M. R., Robbins, M. L., & Holleran, S. E.(2012). How taking a word for a word can be problematic: Context-dependent linguistic markers of extraversion and neuroticism. Journal of Methods and Measurement in the Social Sciences, 3, 30-50.  pdf

Mehl, M. R., Robbins, M. L., & große Deters, F. (2012). Naturalistic observation of health-relevant social processes: The electronically activated recorder (EAR) methodology in psychosomatics. Psychosomatic Medicine, 74, 410-417. DOI: 10.1097/PSY.0b013e3182545470  pdf

Mehl, M. R. & Robbins, M. L. (2012). Naturalistic observation sampling: The Electronically Activated Recorder (EAR). In M. R. Mehl & T. S. Conner (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods for Studying Daily Life. New York, NY: Guilford Press.  pdf

Robbins, M. L., Focella, E. S., Kasle, S., Weihs, K. L., López, A. M., & Mehl, M. R., (2011). Naturalistically observed swearing, emotional support and depressive symptoms in women coping with illness. Health Psychology, 30, 789-792. DOI: 10.1037/a0023431  pdf

Robbins, M. L., Mehl, M. R., Holleran, S. E., & Kasle, S. (2011). Naturalistically observed sighing and depression in rheumatoid arthritis patients: A preliminary study. Health Psychology, 30, 129-133. DOI: 10.1037/a0021558  pdf