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Denise Marigold

Associate Professor, Chair of Social Development Studies

Denise MarigoldDegrees:

  • PhD Social Psychology, University of Waterloo
  • Bachelor of Science Psychology, York University

Field of study or research:
Cognitive processes involved in building and maintaining relationship well-being; individual differences in interpersonal behaviour

Recent publications:

Marigold, D.C., & Anderson, J.E. (2016). Shifting expectations of partners’ responsiveness changes outcomes of conflict discussion. Personal Relationships, 23, 517-535.

Marigold, D.C., Eibach, R.P., Libby, L.K., Ross, M., & Holmes, J.G. (2015). Framing memories of relationship transgressions. How visual imagery perspective activates relational knowledge. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 32, 491-508.

Marigold, D.C., Cavallo, J.G., Holmes, J.G., & Wood, J.V. (2014). You can’t always give what you want: The challenge of providing social support to low self-esteem individuals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 56-80.

Marigold, D.C., Holmes, J.G., & Ross, M. (2010). Fostering relationship resilience: An intervention for low self-esteem individuals. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology46, 624-630.

Marigold, D.C., McGregor, I., & Zanna, M.P. (2009). Defensive conviction as emotion regulation: Goal mechanisms and interpersonal implications. In R.M. Arkin, K.C. Oleson, & P.J. Carroll (Eds.) Handbook of the uncertain self (pp 232-248). New York: Psychology Press.

Marigold, D. C., Holmes, J.G., and Ross, M. (2007). More than words: Reframing compliments from romantic partners fosters security in low self-esteem individuals. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology92, 232-248

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