Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications

2017

Fear-based Reasons for Not Engaging in Sexual Activity During Pregnancy: Associations with Sexual and Relationship Well-being (in press)

Beveridge, J. K., Vannier, S. A., & Rosen, N. O. (2017). Fear-based reasons for not engaging in sexual activity during pregnancy: Associations with sexual and relationship well-being. Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology. doi: 10.1080/0167482X.2017.1312334

Accepted Manuscript

It Takes Two: Sexual Communication Patterns and the Sexual and Relational Adjustment of Couples Coping with Provoked Vestibulodynia (in press)

Rancourt, K.M., Flynn, M., Bergeron, S., & Rosen, N.O. (in press). It takes two: Sexual communication patterns and the sexual and relational adjustment of couples coping with provoked vestibulodynia. The Journal of Sexual Medicine.

Accepted Manuscript

We Need to Talk: Disclosure of Sexual Problems is Associated with Depression, Sexual Functioning, and Relationship Satisfaction in Women (in press)

Merwin, K., O’Sullivan, L. F., & Rosen, N. O. (in press). We need to talk: Disclosure of sexual problems is associated with depression, sexual functioning, and relationship satisfaction in women. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, (online ahead of print). doi:10.1080/0092623X.2017.1283378

Accepted Manuscript

Sexual Distress and Sexual Problems during Pregnancy: Associations with Sexual and Relationship Satisfaction (in press)

Vannier, S. A., & Rosen, N. O. (2017). Sexual distress and sexual problems during pregnancy: Associations with sexual and relationship satisfaction. The Journal of Sexual Medicine. doi: j.jsxm.2016.12.239

Accepted Manuscript

2016

Understanding the Sexual Satisfaction of Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their Partners: Comparison with Matched Controls (In Press)

Rosen, N. O., Santos-Iglesias, P., & Byers, S. (in press). Understanding the sexual satisfaction of women with provoked vestibulodynia and their partners: Comparison with matched controls. The Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy.

Accepted Manuscript

Interpersonal Goals and Wellbeing in Couples Coping with Provoked Vestibulodynia (In Press)

Rosen, N. O., Dewitte, M., Merwin, K., & Bergeron, S. (in press). Interpersonal goals and wellbeing in couples coping with provoked vestibulodynia. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

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How Implicit Theories of Sexuality Shape Sexual and Relationship Well-being

Maxwell, J. A., Muise, A., MacDonald, G., Day, L. C., Rosen, N. O. & Impett, E. A. (2016). How implicit theories of sexuality shape sexual and relationship well-being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. doi:10.1037/pspi0000078

Accepted Manuscript

A New Baby in the Bedroom: Frequency and Severity of Postpartum Sexual Concerns and their Associations with Relationship Satisfaction in New Parent Couples.

Schlagintweit, H., Bailey, K. & Rosen, N. O. (2016). A new baby in the bedroom: Frequency and severity of postpartum sexual concerns and their associations with relationship satisfaction in new parent couples. The Journal of Sexual Medicine. doi:10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.08.006.

Accepted Manuscript

Sexual Assertiveness Mediates the Associations between Partner Facilitative Responses and Sexual Outcomes in Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia

McNicoll, G., Corsini-Munt, S., Rosen, N.O., McDuff, P., & Bergeron, S. (2016). Sexual assertiveness mediates the associations between partner facilitative responses and sexual outcomes in women with provoked vestibulodynia. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy. doi:10.1080/0092623X.2016.1230806

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Beyond the Bedroom: Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Responses to Partner Touch in Women With and Without Sexual Dysfunction

Rancourt, K., MacKinnon, S., Snowball, N. & Rosen, N. O. (2016). Beyond the bedroom: Cognitive, affective, and behavioral responses to partner touch in women with and without sexual dysfunction. Journal of Sex Research. doi:10.1080/00224499.2016.1217297

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Dyadic Empathy Predicts Sexual and Relationship Wellbeing in Couples Transitioning to Parenthood

Rosen, N. O., Mooney, K., & Muise, A. (2016). Dyadic empathy predicts sexual and relationship wellbeing in couples transitioning to parenthood. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy. Online ahead of print. doi:10.1080/0092623X.2016.1208698

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Maintaining Affection Despite Pain: Daily Associations between Physical Affection and Sexual and Relationship Well-being in Women with Genito-pelvic Pain

Vannier, S., Rosen, N. O., MacKinnon, S., & Bergeron, S. (in press) Maintaining affection despite pain: Daily associations between physical affection and sexual and relationship well-being in women with genito-pelvic pain. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

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Development and Validation of the Sexual Contingent Self-Worth Scale

Glowacka, M., Rosen, N. O., Vannier, S., MacLellan, M.C. (2016). Development and validation of the Sexual Contingent Self-Worth Scale. The Journal of Sex Research. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2016.1186587

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Observed and Perceived Disclosure and Empathy are Associated with Better Relationship Adjustment and Quality of Life in Couples Coping with Vulvodynia

Rosen, N. O., Bois, K., Mayrand, M.H., Vannier, S., & Bergeron, S. (2016). Observed and perceived disclosure and empathy are associated with better relationship adjustment and quality of life in couples coping with vulvodynia. Archives of Sexual Behavior. doi:10.1007/s10508-016-0739-x

Accepted Manuscript

Dyadic Perspective on Childhood Maltreatment for Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their Partners: Associations with Pain, Sexual and Psychosocial Functioning

Corsini-Munt, S., Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O., Steben, M., & Beaulieu, N. A. (2016). Dyadic perspective on childhood maltreatment for women with provoked vestibulodynia and their partners: Associations with pain, sexual and psychosocial functioning. The Journal of Sex Research. doi:0.1080/00224499.2016.1158229

Accepted Manuscript

How Aging Affects Self-reports

Knäuper, B., Carriare, K., Chamandy, M., Xu, Z., Schwarz, N., & Rosen, N. O. (2016). How aging affects self-reports. European Journal of Aging. 13, 185–193. doi:10.1007/s10433-016-0369-0

Accepted Manuscript

Seeking Connection Versus Avoiding Disappointment: An Experimental Manipulation of Approach and Avoidance Sexual Goals and the Implications for Desire and Satisfaction

Muse, A., Boudreau, G. K., & Rosen, N. O. (2016). Seeking connection versus avoiding disappointment: An experimental manipulation of approach and avoidance sexual goals and the implications for desire and satisfaction. Journal of Sex Research, 54, 296-307doi:10.1080/00224499.2016.1152455

Accepted Manuscript

Comparing the Prevalence, Risk Factors and Repercussions of Postpartum Genito-pelvic Pain and Dyspareunia

Rosen, N. O. & Pukall, C. (in press). Comparing the prevalence, risk factors and repercussions of postpartum genito-pelvic pain and dyspareunia. Sexual Medicine Reviews. (online ahead of print). doi:10.1016/j.sxmr.2015.12.003

Accepted Manuscript

Associations Between Penetration Cognitions and the Experience of Genital Pain and Sexual Well-being in Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia

Anderson, A., Rosen, N. O., Price, L., & Bergeron, S. (2016). Associations between penetration cognitions and the experience of genital pain and sexual well-being in women with provoked vestibulodynia. Journal of Sexual Medicine. (In press).

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Talking About Sex When Sex Is Painful: Dyadic Sexual Communication Is Associated With Women’s Pain, and Couples’ Sexual and Psychological Outcomes in Provoked Vestibulodynia

Rancourt, K. M., Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S & Neilis, L. (2016). Talking about sex when sex is painful: Dyadic sexual communication is associated with women’s pain, and couples’ sexual and psychological outcomes in provoked vestibulodynia. Archives of Sexual Behavior. (online ahead of print). doi:10.1007/s10508-015-0670-6

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Why Us? Perceived Injustice is Associated with More Sexual and Psychological Distress in Couples Coping with Genito-pelvic Pain

Paquet, M., Bois, K., Rosen, N. O., & Mayrand, M.H., & Bergeron, S. (2016). Why us? Perceived injustice is associated with more sexual and psychological distress in couples coping with genito-pelvic pain. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 13, 79-87. doi:10.1016/j.jsxm.2015.11.007

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2015

Daily Associations Between Male Partner Responses, Pain During Intercourse, and Anxiety in Women with Vulvodynia and their Partners

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Sadikaj, G., & Delisle, I. (2015). Daily associations between male partner responses, pain during intercourse, and anxiety in women with vulvodynia and their partners. The Journal of Pain, 16, 1312-1220. doi:10.1016/j.jpain.2015.09.003

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Intimacy, Sexual Satisfaction and Sexual Distress in Vulvodynia Couples: An Observational Study

Bois, K., Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O., Mayrand, M.-H., Brassard, A., & Sadikaj, G. (2015). Intimacy, sexual satisfaction and sexual distress in vulvodynia couples: An observational study. Health Psychology. (online ahead of print). doi:10.1037/hea0000289Article

Approach and Avoidance Sexual Goals in Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their Partners: Associations with Sexual, Relationship and Psychological Well-being

Rosen, N. O., Muise, A., Bergeron, S., Impett, E. & Boudreau, G. (2015). Approach and avoidance sexual goals in women with provoked vestibulodynia and their partners: Associations with sexual, relationship and psychological well-being. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 12, 1781-1790. doi:10.1111/jsm.12948 Article

Female Sexual Pain Disorders: A Review of the Literature on Etiology and Treatment

Bergeron, S., Corsini-Munt, S., Aerts, L., Rancourt, K., & Rosen, N. O. (2015). Female Sexual Pain Disorders: A review of the literature on etiology and treatment. Current Sexual Health Reports, (online ahead of print). doi:10.1007/s11930-015-0053-y

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Is It Good to Be Giving in the Bedroom? A Prosocial Perspective on Sexual Health and Well-being in Romantic Relationships

Impett, E., Muise, A., & Rosen, N. O. (2015). Is it good to be giving in the bedroom? A prosocial perspective on sexual health and well-being in romantic relationships. Current Sexual Health Reports. doi:1007/s11930-015-0055-9

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Acceptance of Vulvovaginal Pain in Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and Their Partners: Associations with Pain, Psychological, and Sexual Adjustment

Boerner, K., & Rosen, N. O. (in press). Acceptance of vulvovaginal pain in women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their partners: Associations with pain, psychological, and sexual adjustment. Journal of Sexual Medicine. doi:10.1111/jsm.12889

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Within-person Variability in Relationship Satisfaction Moderates Partners’ Pain Estimation in Vulvodynia Couples

Rosen, N. O., Sadikaj, G., & Bergeron, S. (2015). Within-person variability in relationship satisfaction moderates partners’ pain estimation in vulvodynia couples. Pain, 156, 703-710. doi:10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000101

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Daily Associations Between Partner Responses and Sexual and Relationship Satisfaction in Couples Coping with Provoked vestibulodynia

Rosen, N. O., Muise, A., Bergeron, S., Delisle, I., and Baxter, M. L. (2015). Daily associations between partner responses and sexual and relationship satisfaction in couples coping with provoked vestibulodynia. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 12, 1028–1039. doi:10.1111/jsm.12840

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2014

A Comparison of Cognitive-behavioral Couple Therapy and Lidocaine in the Treatment of Provoked Vestibulodynia: Study Protocol for a Randomized Clinical Trial

Corsini-Munt, S., Bergeron, S., Rosen, N., Steben, M., Mayrand, M.-H., Delisle, I., McDuff, P., … Santerre-Baillargean, M. (2014). A comparison of cognitive-behavioral couple therapy and lidocaine in the treatment of provoked vestibulodynia: study protocol for a randomized clinical trial. Trials, 15, 506, 1 – 11. Available from http://www.trialsjournal.com/content/15/1/506

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Prevalence and Predictors of Genito-Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy and Postpartum: The Prospective Impact of Fear Avoidance

Glowacka, M., Rosen, N. O., Chorney, J., Snelgrove-Clarke, E., & George, R. (2014). Prevalence and Predictors of Genito-Pelvic Pain in Pregnancy and Postpartum: The Prospective Impact of Fear Avoidance. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 11, 3021–3034. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12675

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Feasibility and preliminary effectiveness of a novel cognitive–behavioral couple therapy for Provoked Vestibulodynia: A pilot study

Corsini-Munt, S. Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O., Mayrand, M.-H., & Delisle, I. (2014). Feasibility and preliminary effectiveness of a novel cognitive–behavioral couple therapy for Provoked Vestibulodynia: A pilot study. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 11, 2515–2527.doi: 10.1111/jsm.12646

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Relationship satisfaction moderates the associations between male partner responses and depression in women with vulvodynia: A dyadic daily experience study

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Sadikaj, G., Glowacka, M., Baxter, ML., & Delisle, I. (2014). Relationship satisfaction moderates the associations between male partner responses and depression in women with vulvodynia: A dyadic daily experience study. Pain, 155, 1374–1383.

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Differentiating intolerance of uncertainty from three related constructs

Rosen, N. O., Ivanova, E., & Knäuper, B. (2014). Differentiating intolerance of uncertainty from three related constructs. Anxiety, Stress & Coping, 27, 55-73. doi:10.1080/10615806.2013.815743

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2013

Impact of Male Partner Responses on Sexual Function in Women With Vulvodynia and Their Partners: A Dyadic Daily Experience Study

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Sadikaj, G., Glowacka, M., Delisle, I., & Baxter, M. L. (2013). Impact of Male Partner Responses on Sexual Function in Women With Vulvodynia and Their Partners: A Dyadic Daily Experience Study.

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Not just the “woman’s problem”: The role of relationship processes in genital pain

Rosen, N. O.,Rancourt, K., Bergeron, S., & Corsini-Munt, S. (2013). Not just the “woman’s problem”: The role of relationship processes in genital pain. Current Sexual Health Reports. Online ahead of print. DOI 10.1007/s11930-013-0006-2

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Sexual and Relationship Intimacy among Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their Partners: Associations with Sexual Satisfaction, Sexual Function and Pain Self-Efficacy

Bois, K., Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O., McDuff, P., & Grégoire, C. (2013). Sexual and Relationship Intimacy among Women with Provoked Vestibulodynia and their Partners:  Associations with Sexual Satisfaction, Sexual Function and Pain Self-Efficacy. Journal of Sexual Medicine. DOI: 10.1111/jsm.12210

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2012

Harmful or helpful: Perceived solicitous and facilitative partner responses differentially predict pain and sexual satisfaction in women with provoked vestibulodynia

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Glowacka, M., Delisle, I., & Baxter, ML. (2012). Harmful or helpful: Perceived solicitous and facilitative partner responses differentially predict pain and sexual satisfaction in women with provoked vestibulodynia. Journal of Sexual Medicine. DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2012.02851.x

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Provoked vestibulodynia: Mediators of the associations between partner responses, pain and sexual satisfaction

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Lambert, B., & Steben, M. (2012). Provoked vestibulodynia: Mediators of the associations between partner responses, pain and sexual satisfaction. Archives of Sexual Behavior. DOI: 10.1007/s10508-012-9905-y

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2011

Genital pain in women: Beyond interference with intercourse

Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O., & Morin, M. (2011). Genital pain in women: Beyond interference with intercourse. Pain.  DOI: 10.1016/j.pain.2011.01.035

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2010

Woman and partner-perceived partner responses predict pain and sexual satisfaction in provoked vestibulodynia (PVD) couples

Rosen, N. O., Bergeron, S., Leclerc, B., Lambert, B., & Steben, M. (2010). Woman and partner-perceived partner responses predict pain and sexual satisfaction in provoked vestibulodynia (PVD) couples. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 7, 3715-3724.

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Androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: Recommendations to improve patient and partner quality of life

Elliott, S., Latini, D. M., Walker, L. M., Wassersug, R., Robinson, J. W., & the ADT Survivorship Working Group (Rosen, N. O.) (2010). Androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: Recommendations to improve patient and partner quality of life. Journal of Sexual Medicine, DOI: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2010.01902.x

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The impact of an intolerance of uncertainty on anxiety after receiving an informational intervention about HPV: A randomized controlled study

Rosen, N.O., Knäuper, B., Di Dio, P., Morrison, E., Tabing, R., Feldstain, F., Amsel, R., Mayrand, MH., Franco, E. L., & Rosberger, Z. (2010). The impact of an intolerance of uncertainty on anxiety after receiving an informational intervention about HPV: A randomized controlled study. Psychology & Health, 25, 651-658.

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2009

Uncertainty-inducing and reassuring facts about HPV: A descriptive study of French-Canadian women

Rosen, N.O., Knäuper, B., Pagé, G., Di Dio, P., Morrison, E., Mayrand, MH., Franco, E. L., & Rosberger, Z. (2009). Uncertainty-inducing and reassuring facts about HPV: A descriptive study of French-Canadian women. Health Care for Women International, 30, 892-902.

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A little uncertainty goes a long way: Do situational uncertainty and individual differences in intolerance of uncertainty interact to increase information-seeking, but also worry?

Rosen, N. O., & Knäuper, B. (2009). A little uncertainty goes a long way: Do situational uncertainty and individual differences in intolerance of uncertainty interact to increase information-seeking, but also worry? Health Communication, 24, 228-238.

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2007

Do Individual Differences in Intolerance of Uncertainty Affect Health Monitoring?

Rosen, N. O., Knäuper, B., & Sammut, J. (2007). Do Individual Differences in Intolerance of Uncertainty Affect Health Monitoring?  Psychology & Health, 22, 413-430.

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2005

Factors Affecting Knowledge of STI Transmissibility in Health Providers: Results from a National Survey

Rosen, N. O., Knäuper, B., Mozessohn, L., & Ho, M. H. (2005). Factors Affecting Knowledge of STI Transmissibility in Health Providers: Results from a National Survey. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 32, 619-624.

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Book Chapters

Sexual Anxiety

Awada, N., Corsini-Munt, S., Rosen, N. O., & Bergeron, S. (in press). Sexual Anxiety. In P. Emmelkamp & T. Ehring (Eds.), International Handbook of Anxiety Disorders: Theory, Research and Practice I. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.

Genital Pain in Women and Men: It Can Hurt More than Your Sex Life

Bergeron, S., Rosen, N. O.,& Pukall, C. F. (2014). Genital pain in women and men: It can hurt more than your sex life. In Y. M. Binik & K. Hall (Eds.), Principles and Practices of Sex Therapy. Gilford Press.

Sexual Behaviours and Sexual Relationships

Rosen, N. O. & MacNeil, S. (2014). Sexual behaviours and sexual relationships. In C. F. Pukall (Ed.), Human Sexuality: Research and Clinical Foundations. Oxford University Press.