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The Self-Defining Memories Research Web-Source

Jefferson A. Singer, Ph.D.
Connecticut College

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[Link]   Bozzali, Marco., Fadda, Lucia., De Simone, Maria Stefania., Serra, Laura., Bruschini, Michela., Perri,                          Roberta., Caltagirone, Carlo., & Carlesino, Giovanni. (2018). The role of hippocampus in the                                     retrieval of autobiographical memories in patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment due to                           Alzheimer's disease. Journal of Neuropsychology. doi: 10.1111/jnp.12174

[PDF]   Compere, L., Rari, E., Gallarda, T., Assens, A.,  Nys, M., Coussinoux S., Machefaux, & S., Piolino, P.                                   (2018). Gender Identity better than sex better explains individual differences in episodic and                          semantic components of autobiographical memory and future thinking. Consciousness and                          Cognition, 57, 1-19.

[Link]    de la Mata, M., Santamaria, M., Trigo, E., Cubero, M., Arias-Sanchez, S., & Antalikova, R. (2018). The                               relationship between socio-cultural factors and autobiographical memories from childhood: the role                          of formal schooling. Journal of Memory. doi: 10.1080/09658211.2018.1515316.

[PDF]   Farmasi, Lilla., Kiss, Attila., & Szendi, Istvan. (2018). The narrative facilitation of  recovery: the                                            application of narrative theories in group therapy for patients with schizophrenia.                                                      Interdisziplinäres E-Journal für Erzählforschung7.1, 1-18.

[PDF]    Goldner, L., & Scharf, M. (2018). Individuals' self-defining memories as reflecting their stregnth and                                      weaknesses. Journal of Psychologist and Counsellors in Schools. doi: 10.1017/jgc.2016.32.

[PDF]    Holm, T., & Thomsen, D. (2018). Self-connections in life stories, self-concept clarity, and dissociation:                                  Examining their relations with symptoms of psychopathology. Imagination Cognition and                                          Personality: Consciousness in Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice, 37, 293-317

[PDF]    Krans, J., Brown, A., & Moulds, M. (2018). Can an experimental self-efficacy induction through                                            autobiographical recall modulate analogue posttraumatic intrusions? Journal of Behavior Therapy                              and Experimental Psychiatry, 58, 1-11.

[PDF]    Liao, Hsiao-Wen., Bluck, S., & Westerhof, G. (2018). Longitudinal relations between self defining                           memories and self esteem: Mediating roles of meaning-making and memory function. Imagination                           Cognition and Personality: Consciousness in Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice, 37 (3),                           318- 341.  

[PDF]    Martinez-Hernandez, Nieves., & Ricarte, Jorge. (2018). Self-defining memories related to alcohol                                          dependence and their integration in the construction of the self in a sample of abstinent alcoholics.                           Memory. doi: 10.1080/09658211.2018.1493128. 

[PDF]   Maswood, Raeya., Rasmussen, Anne Scharling., & Rajaram, Suparna. (2018). Collaborative remembering                              of emotional autobiographical memories: Implications for emotion regulation and collective                           memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. doi: 10.1037/xge0000468.

[PDF]   Manzanero, Antonio., Fernandez, Juan., Gomez-Gutierrez, Maria., Alvarez, Miguel., El-Astal, Sofian.,                                    Hemaid, Fairouz., & Veronese, Guido. (2018). Between happiness and sorrow: Phenomenal                                        characteristics of autobiographical memories concerning war episodes and positive events in the                           Gaza Strip. Memory Studies, 1-15. DOI: 10.1177/1750698018818221.

[PDF]    McAdams, Dan. (2018). Narrative identity: What is it what does it do how do you measure it? Imagination                           Cognition and Personality: Consciousness in Theory, Research, and Clinical Practice, 37(3),                           359-372. 

[Link]   Millon, Emmaa.Chang, Han Yan., Shors, Tracey. (2018). Stressful life memories relate to ruminative                          thoughts in women with sexual violence history irrespective of PTSD. Rutgers University, The State                           University of New Jersey, United States. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2018.00311.

[PDF]    Ricarte, Jorge., Ros, Laura., Fernandez, Dolores., Nieto, Marta., & Latorre, Jose. (2018). Effects of                                        analytical (abstract) versus experimental (concrete) induced rumination of negative self defining                           memories on schizoypic symptoms. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. doi:10.1111/sjop.12464.

[PDF   Rees, C., Rodrigues, E., Gormley, S., Dirtschel, B., Hitchcock, C., & Dlagleish, T. (2018).                                                   Misremembrance of things past: Depression is associated with difficulties in the recollection of both                          specific and categoric autobiographical memories. Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain                             Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge. doi: 10.31234/

[PDF]    Sas, C. (2018). Exploring self-defining memories in old age and their digital cues. Department of                          Psychology at Lancaster University. Proceedings from DIS 2018, June 9–13, 2018, Hong Kong,                                149-161    

[PDF]    Shibuya, T., Seki, Y., Nagata, S., Murata, T., Hiramatsu, Y., Yamada, F., Yokoo, M., Ibuki, H., Minamitani,                           N,. Tanaka, M., & Shimizu, E. (2018). Imagery rescripting of traumatic memories for panic                                         disorder: An exploratory study. The Cognitive Behaviour Therapist, 11, 1-21.  

[Link]    Wright, A., Davies, G., Fowler, D., & Greenwood, K. (2018). Self-defining memories predict                                                engagement in structured activity in first episode psychosis. Schizophrenia Bulletin. 44. 


[PDF]     Çili, S., Pettit, S., & Stopa, L. (2017). Impact of imagery rescripting on adverse self-defining memories and                         post-recall working selves in a non-clinical sample: A pilot study. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy46,                         75-89.

[PDF]     Goddard, L., O’Dowda, H., & Pring, L. (2017). Knowing me, knowing you: Self defining memories in                         adolescents with and without an autism spectrum disorder. Research in Autism Spectrum                         Disorders, 37, 31-40. doi:10.1016/j.rasd.2017.02.002 

[LINK]   Goldner, L., & Scharf, M. (2017). Individuals’ self-defining memories as reflecting their strength and                                 weaknesses. Journal of Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools, 27(2), 153-167.                        doi:10.1017/jgc.2016.32

[PDF]     Holm, T., Pillemer, D. B., Bliksted, V., Thomsen, D. K. (2017). A decline in self-defining memories                         following a diagnosis of schizophrenia. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 76, 18-25.                         doi:10.1016/j.comppsych.2017.03.014 

[PDF]     Houle, I., Philippe, F. L., Lecours, S., & Roulez, J. (2017). Networks of self-defining memories as a                         contributing factor to emotional openness. Cognition and Emotion. Advance online publication.                         doi:10.1080/02699931.2017.1284045

[PDF]     Johnson, B. (2017, November). The appraisal of sense of self in people experiencing psychosis. Presented                         at the Early Intervention in Psychosis Training Forum, Christchurch, New Zealand 

[PDF]     Nourkova, V. & Vasilenkp, D. (2017).  On  the advantage of autoobiographical memory pliabiluty:                                      Implantation of positive self-defining memories reduces trait anxiety. Memory.

[PDF]     Krans, J., Peeters, M., Naring, G., Brown, A. D., de Bree, J., & van Minnen, A. (2017). Examining                         temporal alterations in social anxiety disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder: The relation between                         autobiographical memory, future goals, and current self-views. Journal of Anxiety Disorders52,                         34-42. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.09.007 

​[PDF]     Liao, H., Bluck, S., & Westerhof, G. J. (2017). Longitudinal relations between self-defining memories and                         self-esteem: Mediating roles of meaning-making and memory function. Imagination, Cognition and                         Personality. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/0276236617733840

[PDF]     Nandrino, J., & Gandolphe, M. (2017). Characterization of self-defining memories in individuals with                         severe alcohol use disorders after mid-term abstinence: The impact of the emotional valence of                         memories. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. Advance online publication.

[LINK] (Work in progress/Registered clinical trial) Postnatal Depression, Attachment and Self-defining Memories

[PDF]     Ricarte, J. J., Ros, L., Latorre, J. M., & Watkins, E. (2017). Mapping autobiographical memory in                         schizophrenia: Clinical implications. Clinical Psychology Review, 51, 96-108.                         doi:10.1016/j.cpr.2016.11.004 

[PDF]     Sas, C., Wisbach, K., & Coman, A. (2017). Craft-based Exploration of Sense of Self. Paper presented at                         CHI 2017, Denver, United States.

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[PDF]     Berna, F., Potheegadoo, J., Aouadi, I., Ricarte, J. J., Coutelle, R., Boyer, L., ... Danion, J.M. (2016). A                         Meta-Analysis of autobiographical memory studies in schizophrenia spectrum disorder.                         Schizophrenia Bulletin42(1), 56-66. doi:10.1093/schbul/sbv099. 

[PDF]     Berna, F., Göritz, A. S., Schröder, J., Coutelle, R., Danion, J., Cuervo-Lombard, C. V., & Moritz, S. (2016).                         Self-disorders in individuals with autistic traits: Contribution of reduced autobiographical reasoning                         capacities. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Advance online publication.                         doi:10.1007/s10803-016-2797-2 

[PDF]     Berna, F., Göritz, A. S., Schröder, J, Martin, B., Cermolacce M., Alléi, M. C., … Moritza, S. (2016).                         Self-disorders in individuals with attenuated psychotic symptoms: Contribution of a dysfunction of                         autobiographical memory. Psychiatry Research, 239333–341. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.03.029

[PDF]     Bouizegarene, N., & Philippe, F. L. (2016). Episodic memories as building blocks of identity processing                         styles and life domains satisfaction: Examining need satisfaction and need for cognitive closure in                         memories. Memory, 24, 616. doi:10.1080/09658211.2015.1034138 

               Boyacioglu, I., Akfirat, S., & Yılmaz, A. E. (2016). Gender differences in emotional experiences across                         childhood, romantic relationship, and self-defining memories. Journal of Cognitive Psychology.                         Advance online publication. doi:10.1080/20445911.2016.1216996

[PDF]     Cole, S. N., & Berntsen, D. (2016). Do future thoughts reflect personal goals? Current concerns and mental                         time travel into the past and future. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 69,                         273-284. doi:10.1080/17470218.2015.1044542

[PDF]    Cuervo-Lombard, C., Raucher-Chéné, D., Barrière, S., Van der Linden, M., & Kaladjian, A. (2016).                         Self-defining memories in recently detoxified alcohol-dependent patients. Psychiatry Research.                         Advance online publication. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.09.040 

​[PDF]    Demblon, J., & D’Argembeau A. (2016). Contribution of past and future self-defining event networks to                         personal identity. Memory. Advance online publication. doi:10.1080/09658211.2016.1205095

[PDF]     Duarte, C., & Pinto-Gouveia, J. (2016). Self-defining memories of body image shame and binge eating in                         men and women: Body image shame and self-criticism in adulthood as mediating mechanisms. Sex                         Roles. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/s11199-016-0728-5

[PDF]     El Haj, M., Gandolphe, M., Wawrziczny, E., & Antoine, P. (2016). Flashbulb memories of Paris attacks:                         Recall of these events and subjective reliving of these memories in a case with Alzheimer                         disease. Medicine, 95(46), e5448. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000005448

[PDF]     Enz, K. F., Pillemer, D. B., Johnson, K. M. (2016) The relocation bump: Memories of middle adulthood                         are organized around residential moves. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145, 935-940.

[PDF]     Gysman A., & Fivush, R. (2016). Gender identity predicts autobiographical memory                         phenomenology. Applied Cognitive Psychology30, 613-621. doi:10.1002/acp.3235

[PDF]     Grysman, A., Merrill, N., & Fivush, R. (2016). Emotion, gender, and gender typical identity in                         autobiographical memory. Memory, Advance online publication.                         doi:10.1080/09658211.2016.1168847

[PDF]     Holm, T., Thomsen, D. K., & Bliksted, V. (2016). Life story chapters and narrative self-continuity in                         patients with schizophrenia. Consciousness and Cognition45, 60-74.                         doi:10.1016/j.concog.2016.08.009

[PDF]     Hooker, B. A. (2016). The life stories of teachers in post compulsory education: A narrative exploration of                         teacher identity (Doctoral dissertation). University of Wolverhampton, UK.

[PDF]     Houle, I., & Philippe, F. L. (2016). Remembering important episodic memories: The impact of need                         satisfaction in memories on mood and well-being. Poster presented at the International Conference on                         Self-Determination Theory.

[PDF]     Huntjens, R. J. C., Wessel, I., Ostafin, B. D., Boelen, P. A., Brhrens, F., & van Minnen, A. (2016).                         Trauma-related self-defining memories and future goals in dissociative identity disorder. Behavior                               Research and Thearpy87, 216-224. doi:

[PDF]    LeTard, A. J. (2016). The role of autonomy, attachment, and co-construction in early adolescent meaning                         making (Doctoral dissertation). University of Connecticut, CT.

[PDF]     Mclean, K., Syed, M., Yoder, A., & Greenhoot, A. (2016). The role of domain content in understanding                         identity development processes. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 26, 60-75.                         doi:10.1111/jora.12169 

[PDF]     Montebarocci, O., Surcinelli, P., & Rossi, N. C. F. (2016). Self-defining and early childhood memories:                         Subjective intensity rating of memory-related emotions. American Journal of Applied                         Psychology5(5), 32-37. doi:10.11648/j.ajap.20160505.12 

[PDF]     Mutluturk, A., & Tekcan, A. (2016). Remembering and telling self-consistent and self-discrepant                         memories. Memory, 24, 513-525. doi:10.1080/09658211.2015.1021256 

[PDF]     Negru-Subtirica, O., Tiganasu, A., Dezutter, J., & Luyckx, K. (2016). A cultural take on the links between                         religiosity, identity, and meaning in life in religious emerging adults. British Journal of                         Developmental Psychology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1111/bjdp.12169

[PDF]     Robinson, S., Howlin, P., & Russell, A. (2016). Personality traits, autobiographical memory and                         knowledge of self and others: A comparative study in young people with autism spectrum disorder.                         Autism. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/1362361316645429

[PDF]     Shucard, H. (2016). Narrative processes and well-being in the context of chronic illness (Master’s thesis).                         Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA. 

[PDF]     Thomsen, D., Matthiesen, S., Frederiksen, Y., Ingerslev, H., Zachariae, R., & Mehlesen. (2016). Trait                         anxiety predicts the emotional valence of meaning-making in life stories: A 10 year prospective                                  study. Personality and Individual Differences.

[PDF]    Voltzenlogel, V., Ernst, A., de Sèze, J., Brassat, D., Manning, L., & Berna, F. (2016). Giving meaning to                         illness: An investigation of self-defining memories in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple                         sclerosis patients. Consciousness and Cognition, 45, 200-209. doi:10.1016/j.concog.2016.09.010

[PDF]    Wagener, A., Brouette, B., & Blairy S. (2016). Self-defining memories and future projections as a means to                         facilitate reflection on life values in depressed adults: A preliminary study. Poster presented at the                         European Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies Congress, Stockholm, Sweden. 

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[PDF]     Çili, S., & Stopa, L. (2015). Intrusive mental imagery in psychological disorders: Is the self the key to                         understanding maintenance? Frontiers in Psychiatry6, 103. doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2015.00103 

[LINK]   Davies, N. (2015, June 15). Self-defining memories help people with depression, bipolar disorder.                         Retrieved from                         -depression-bipolar-disorder/article/420625/

[PDF]     Haj, M. E., Antoine, P., & Kapogiannis, D. (2015). Similarity between remembering the past and                         imagining the future in alzheimer's disease: Implication of episodic memory. Neuropsychologia66,                         119-125. doi:10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2014.11.015 

[PDF]     Haj, M., Antoine, P., Nandrino, J. L., Gély-Nargeot, M., & Raffard, S. (2015). Self-defining memories                         during exposure to music in Alzheimer's disease. International Psychogeriatrics27, 1719-1730.                         doi:10.1017/S1041610215000812

[PDF]     Lee, S. (2015). Existential concerns in self-defining memories of individuals with depression (Doctoral                         dissertation). The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL.

[PDF]     Liao, H. W., Bluck, S., Alea, N., & Cheng, C. L. (2015). Functions of autobiographical memory in                         Taiwanese and American emerging adults. Memory. Advance online publication.                         doi:10.1080/09658211.2015.1015572

[PDF]     Liao, H., Bluck, S., & Cheng, C. (2015). Young women in today's Taiwan: Relation of identity status and                         redemptive narration to psychological well-being. Sex Roles73, 258-272.                         doi:10.1007/s11199-015-0504-y

[PDF]     Sas, C., Challioner, S., Clarke, C., Wilson, R., Coman, A., Clinch, S., . . . Davies, N. (2015). Self-defining                         memory cues: Creative expression and emotional meaning. Human Factors in Computing Systems                         Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts. doi:10.1145/2702613.2732842

[PDF]     Sweeney, M. L. (2015). An examination of self-defining memories, cognitive avoidance and metacognitive                         processes in depressed and non-depressed older adults (Doctoral dissertation). University of                         Glasgow, Scotland, UK.

[PDF]     Sansom-Daly, U. M., Bryant, R. A., Cohn, R. J., & Wakefield, C. E. (2015). Rumination and self-defining                         memories in the context of health concerns. Memory. Advance online publication.                         doi:10.1080/09658211.2015.1059860

[PDF]     Wegener, A., Boulanger, M., & Blairy, S. (2015). Self-defining memories and self-concept clarity: A                         comparative study of depressed patients, bipolar patients and healthy subjects. Poster session                         presented at the Annual Conference of the British Psychological Society, Liverpool, United Kingdom

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[PDF]     Bluck, S., Alea, N., & Ali, S. (2014). Remembering the historical roots of remembering the personal                         past. Applied Cognitive Psychology28, 290-300. doi:10.1002/acp.2987 

​[PDF]    Çili, S. & Stopa, L. (2014). The retrieval of self-defining memories is associated with the activation of                         specific working selves. Memory, 22. doi:10.1080/09658211.2014.882955

[PDF]    D’Argembeau, A., Cassol, H., Phillips, C., Balteau, E., Salmon, E., & Van der Linden, M. (2014). Brains                         creating stories of selves: The neural basis of autobiographical reasoning. Social, Cognitive, &                         Affective Neuroscience9, 646-652.

[PDF]    Ford, J. H., Rubin, D. C., & Giovanello, K. S. (2014). Effects of task instruction on autobiographical                         memory specificity in young and older adults. Memory22, 722-736.

[PDF]    Guruprasad, D. & Bhola, P. (2014). Assessment of autobiographical memory narratives in psychotherapy                         with borderline personality disorder: An exploratory study. Research in Psychotherapy:                         Psychopathology, Process and Outcome17(2), 52-64.

[PDF]     Jobson, L., Moradi, A. R., Rahimi-Movaghar, V., Conway, M. A., & Dalgleish, T. (2014). Culture and                         the remembering of trauma. Clinical Psychological Science2, 696-713.

[PDF]     Jurist, E. L. (2014). Whatever happened to the superego? Loewald and the future of                         psychoanalysis. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 31, 489-501. doi:10.1037/a0038060  

[PDF]     Küpper, C. S., Benoit, R. G., Dalgleish, T., & Anderson, M. C. (2014). Direct suppression as a mechanism                         for controlling unpleasant memories in daily life. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General143,                         1443-1449.

[PDF]     Montebarocci, O., Luchetti, M., & Sutin, A. R. (2014). Age, memory type, and the phenomenology                         of autobiographical memory: Findings from an Italian sample. Memory22, 295-306.

[PDF]     Romero, N., Vazquez, C., & Sanchez, A. (2014). Rumination and specificity of autobiographical                         memory in dysphoria. Memory22646-654.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Conway, M. A. (2014). The varieties of remembered experience: Moving memory                         beyond the bounded self. Memory Studies7, 385-392.

[PDF]     Waters, T. E. A., Bauer, P. J., & Fivush, R. (2014). Autobiographical memory functions served by                         multiple event types. Applied Cognitive Psychology28, 185-195.

[PDF]     Wagener, A., Boulanger, M., Van Limbergen, C., & Blairy, S. (2014). Selves impairment in bipolar                         disorder through self-concept clarity, self-defining memories and self-esteem. Poster session                         presented at the Neurex Workshop “The self: from autobiographical memories to the life story,”                         Strasbourg, France.

[PDF]     Wagener, A., Weigend, A., Boulanger, M., & Blairy, S. (2014). Depression and autobiographical memory:                         Which are the characteristics of depressed patients’ self-defining memories? Poster session presented                         at the Neurex Workshop “The self: from autobiographical memories to the life story,” Strasbourg,                         France.

[PDF]     Werner-Seidler, A. & Moulds, M. L. (2014). Recalling positive self-defining memories in depression:                         The impact of processing mode. Memory22, 525-535.

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[PDF]     Boulanger, M., Laurie, M., & Blairy, S. (2013). Self-defining memories and identity in schizophrenia:                         Preliminary results. Poster session presented at the Neurex Symposium, Strasbourg, France.

               Boyacioglu, I. (2012). The effect of attachment dimensions on the phenomenological characteristics of                         autobiographical and self-defining memories. Turkish Journal of Psychology, 27(70), 84-100.

[PDF]     Dunlop, W. L. ; Walker, L. J., & Wiens, T. K. (2013). What do we know when we know a person across                         contexts? Examining self-concept differentiation at the three levels of personality. Journal of                         Personality, 81, 376-389. doi:10.1111/jopy.1201

[PDF]     Emmerling, M. (2013). Dialectical constructivism: The integration of emotion, autobiographical memory,                         and narrative identity in anorexia nervosa (Doctoral dissertation). University of Alberta, Alberta,                         Canada.

​[PDF]     Foland-Ross, L. C., Cooney, R. E., Joormann, J, Henry, M. L., & Gotlib, I. H. (2013). Recalling happy                         memories in remitted depression: A neuroimaging investigation of the repair of sad mood. Cognitive,                         Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 14, 818-826.

[PDF]     Harrison, A. & Singer, J. (2013). Boundaries in the mind: Historical context and current research using the                         boundary questionnaire. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 33, 205-215.

[PDF]     Hohman, T. J., Peynircioğlu, Z. F., & Beason-Held, L. L. (2013). Flexibility of event boundaries in                         autobiographical memory. Memory, 21, 249-260.

[PDF]     Luchetti, M., Rossi, N., & Montebarocci, O. (2013). Brief report: Collecting self-defining memories                         outside therapy. Clinical Psychologist. doi:10.1111/cp.12032

[PDF]     Martinelli, P., Anssens, A., Sperduti, M., & Piolino, P. (2013). The influence of normal aging and                         Alzheimer's disease in autobiographical memory highly related to the self. Neuropsychology, 27(1),                         69-78.
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[PDF]     Neshat-Doost, H. T., Dalgleish, T., Yule, W., Kalantari, M., Ahmadi, S. J., Dyregrov, A., & Jobson, L.                         (2013). Enhancing autobiographical memory specificity through cognitive training: An intervention                         for depression translated from basic science. Clinical Psychological Science, 1(1), 84-92.

[PDF]     Pillemer, D. B., Thomsen, D., Kuwabara, K. J., & Ivcevic, Z. (2013). Feeling good and bad about the past                         and future self. Memory, 21, 210-218.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2013). Lost in translation? Finding the person in the emerging paradigm of clinical science:                         Introduction to a special issue on personality and psychotherapy. Journal of Personality, 81(6),                         511-514.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A., Blagov, P., Berry, M., & Oost, K. M. (2013). Self-defining memories, scripts, and the life                         story: Narrative identity in personality and psychotherapy. Journal of Personality, 81(6), 569-582.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A., Singer, B. F., & Berry, M. (2013). A meaning-based intervention for addiction: Using                         narrative therapy and mindfulness to treat alcohol abuse. In J. Hicks and C. Routledge (Eds.), The                         experience of meaning in life: Classical perspectives, emerging themes, and controversies (pp.                         379-391). New York: Springer.

[PDF]     Sumner, J. A., Mineka, S., & McAdams, D. P. (2013). Specificity in autobiographical memory narratives                         correlates with performance on the Autobiographical Memory Test and prospectively predicts                         depressive symptoms. Memory, 21(6), 646-656.

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[PDF]     D'Argembeau, A., Lardi, C., & Van der Linden, M. (2012). Self-defining future projections: Exploring the                         identity function of thinking about the future. Memory, 20(2), 110-120.

[PDF]     Jørgensen, C. R., Berntsen, D., Bech, M., Kjølbye, M., Bennedsen, B. E., & Ramsgaard, S. B. (2012).                         Identity-related autobiographical memories and cultural life scripts in patients with Borderline                         Personality Disorder. Consciousness and Cognition, 21(2), 788-798.

[PDF]     Knez, I. (2012). Place and the self: An autobiographical memory synthesis. Philosophical Psychology,                         1-29.

[PDF]     Lardi, C., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2012). What is the nature of the self-defining memories of                         repression-prone individuals? Self and Identity, 11(4), 492-515.

[PDF]     Lardi Robyn, C., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2012). Self-defining memories and self-defining                         future projections in hypomania-prone individuals. Consciousness and Cognition, 21(2), 764-774.

[PDF]     Lodi-Smith, J. (2012). Word use in self-defining memories predicts healthy aging. The Gerontologist, 52,                         433.

[PDF]     McKay, C. D., Singer, J. A., & Conway, M. A. (In press). Psychological disorders and autobiographical                         memory: Examining memory specificity, affective content, and meaning-making. In A. Mishara, P.                         Corlett, P. Fletcher, and M. Schwartz (Eds.), Phenomenological neuropsychiatry: How patient                         experience bridges clinic with clinical neuroscience. New York: Springer.

[PDF]     Philippe, F. L., Koestner, R., Beaulieu-Pelletier, G., Lecours, S., & Lekes, N. (2012). The role of episodic                         memories in current and future well-being. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38(4),                         505-519.

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[PDF]     Syed, M. (2012). College students' storytelling of ethnicity-related events in the academic domain. Journal                         of Adolescent Research, 27(2), 203-230.

[PDF]     Uzer, T., Lee, P. J., & Brown, N. R. (2012). On the prevalence of directly retrieved autobiographical                         memories. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 38(5),                         1296-1308.

​[PDF]     Werner-Seidler, A. (2012). Autobiographical memory and the affective impact of positive memory recall in                         depressive disorders (Doctoral dissertation). The University of New South Wales, Sidney, Australia. 

[PDF]     Werner-Seidler, A. & Moulds, M. L. (2012). Characteristics of self-defining memory in depression                         vulnerability. Memory, 20(8), 935-948.

[PDF]     Werner-Seidler, A. & Moulds, M. L. (2012). Mood repair and processing mode in depression. Emotion,                         12(3), 470-478.

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[PDF]     Barkai, A. R. & Rappaport, N. (2011). A psychiatric perspective on narratives of self-reflection in resilient                         adolescents. Adolescent Psychiatry, 1(1), 46-54.

[PDF]     Berna, F., Bennouna-Greene, M., Potheegadoo, J., Verry, P., Conway, M. A., & Danion, J. (2011). Impaired                         ability to give a meaning to personally significant events in patients with                         schizophrenia. Consciousness and Cognition, 20, 703-711.
[PDF]     Berna, F., Bennouna-Greene, M., Potheegadoo, J., Verry, P., Conway, M. A., & Danion, J. (2011).                         Self-defining memories related to illness and integration into the self in patients with                         schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research, 189(1), 49-54.

[PDF]     Fivush, R., Habermas, T., Waters, T. E. A., & Zaman, W. (2011). The making of autobiographical memory:                         Intersections of culture, narratives and identity. International Journal of Psychology, 46(5), 321-345.

[PDF]     Hall, J. A. (2011). Mental imagery, self-defining memories and emotion in individuals likely to develop                         bipolar disorder. (Doctoral dissertation). University of Hull, Hull, United Kingdom.

[PDF]     Harkness, T. (2011). A narrative approach to understanding vulnerability to depression. (Doctoral                         dissertation). Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia.

[PDF]     Jobson, L. (2011). Cultural differences in levels of autonomous orientation in autobiographical                         remembering in posttraumatic stress disorder. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 25(2), 175-182.

               Laughlin, L. (2011). Religious and spiritual self-defining memories: An exploratory Scottish study                         (Doctoral dissertation). University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom.

[PDF]     Lowinger, R. R. (2011). Sense of meaning in context: A study of meaning for past events in relation to                         future goals, and in relation to intrusions and personality over time. (Doctoral thesis). Condordia                         University Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

[PDF]     McLean, K. C. & Pasupathi, M. (2011). Old, new, borrowed, blue? The emergence and retention of                         personal meaning in autobiographical storytelling. Journal of Personality, 79 (1), 135-163.

[PDF]     Mosleh, M. (2011). Remembering your (im)moral past: Narrative construction and the moral                         self (Masters’ thesis). Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario, Canada.

[PDF]     Phillipe, F. L., Koestner, R., Beaulieu-Pelletier, G., & Lecours, S. (2011) The role of need satisfaction as a                         distinct and basic psychological component of autobiographical memories: A look at                         well-being. Journal of Personality, 79(5), 905-938.

               Raymond, K., Singer, J. & Lam, D. (2011). The influence of mood on self-defining memories in bipolar                         disorder. Manuscript submitted for publication.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2011). “Location, location, location”: How narrative therapy shifts our thinking and practice                         from personal to relational, social, and political concerns [Review of the book Narrative therapy, by                         S. Madigan]. PsycCritiques, 56(23).

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Conway, M. A. (2011). Reconsidering therapeutic action: Loewald, cognitive neuroscience,                         and the integration of memory’s duality. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 92(5), 1183-1207.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R. & Stockdale, G. D. (2011). Trait dissociation and the subjective affective, motivational, and                         phenomenological experience of self-defining memories. Journal of Personality, 79(5), 939-963.
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[PDF]     Baddeley, J. & Singer, J. A. (2010). A loss in the family: Silence, memory, and narrative identity after                         bereavement. Memory, 18, 198-207.

[PDF]     Ballinger, G. A. & Rockmann, K. W. (2010). Chutes versus ladders: Anchoring events and a                         punctuated-equilibrium perspective on social exchange relationships. Academy of Management                         Review, 35(3), 373-391.

               Boyacioglu, I. (2010). Relationships between autobiographical memory and adult attachment (Doctoral                         dissertation). University of Leeds, United Kingdom.

[PDF]     Crane, L., Goddard, L., & Pring, L. (2010). Brief report: Self-defining and everyday autobiographical                         memories in adults with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders,                         40, 383-391. doi:10.1007/s10803-009-0875-4

[PDF]     Crone, T. & Beike, D. (2010, January). Can the benefits of self-defining memories be obtained from a                         closed memory? Poster presented at the Eleventh Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and                         Social Psychology.

[PDF]     Knaack, N. C. (2010). Narrative foreclosure bij ouderen: De samenhang tussen narrative foreclosure en                         self-defining memories. (Master's thesis.) University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands.

[PDF]     Lardi, C., D'Argembeau, A., Chanal, J., Ghisletta, P., & Van der Linden, M. (2010). Further                         characterization of self-defining memories in young adults: A study of a Swiss sample. Memory,                         18 (3), 293-309.

[PDF]     Moertl, K., Boritz, T. Z., Bryntwick, E., & Angus, L. (2010). Developing a systematic procedure for the                         assessment of self-defining memories in psychodynamic therapy: Promise and pitfalls. Pragmatic                         Case Studies in Psychotherapy, 6, 203-214. doi:10.14713/pcsp.v6i3.1043 

               Niedźwieńska, A. & Świeży, M. (2010). The self-defining function of recalling personal memories and                         identity status. Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research, 10(4), 304-310.

[PDF]     Nünning, L. (2010). Self-defining memories - Hoe de manier van vertellen over ons verleden invloed heeft                         op het welbevinden. (Master’s thesis). University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands.

[PDF]     Raffard, S., D’Argembeau, A., Lardi, C., Bayard, S., Boulenger, J., & Van der Linden, M. (2010).                         Narrative identity in schizophrenia. Consciousness and Cognition, 19(1), 328-340.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Bonalume, L. (2010). Autobiographical memory narratives in psychotherapy: A coding                         system applied to the case of Cynthia. Pragmatic Case Studies in Psychotherapy, 6 (3), 134-188                         (Target Article for Issue).

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Labunko-Messier, B. (2010). Using self-defining memories in couples therapy with older                         adults. In G. Kenyon, E. Bohlmeijer, and W. Randall (Eds.) Storying later life: Issues, investigations,                         and interventions in narrative gerontology (pp. 213-234). New York: Oxford University.

[PDF]     Smith, M. N. (2010). Practical imagination and its limits. Philosophers' Imprint, 10(3), 1-20.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R., & Robins, R. W. Correlates and phenomenology of 1st and 3rd person memories. Memory.                         18, 625-637. doi:10.1080/09658211.2010.497765.

[PDF]     Valish, F. (2010). Thanks for the memories: Artists and the early experiences that shaped them. Under the                         Radar, 32, 51-52.

[PDF]     Van Schalkwyk, G. J. (2010). Collage life story elicitation technique: A representational technique for                         scaffolding autobiographical memories. The Qualitative Report, 15(3), 675-695.

[PDF]     Weststrate, N. M. & McLean, K. C. (2010). The rise and fall of gay: A cultural-historical approach to gay                         identity development. Memory, 18(2), 225-240.

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[PDF]     Baddeley, J. L. & Singer, J. A. (2009). A social interactional model of bereavement narrative                         disclosure. Review of General Psychology, 13(3), 202-218.

[PDF]     Bluck, S. & Alea, N. (2009). Characteristics of positive autobiographical memories in adulthood. The                         International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 69(4), 247-265.

[PDF]     Cox, C. E., Docherty, S. L., Brandon, D. H., et al. (2009). Surviving critical illness: The acute respiratory                         distress syndrome as experienced by patients and their caregivers. Critical Care Medicine, 37(10),                         2702-2708.

[PDF]     Crane, L., Goddard, L., & Pring, L. (2009). Brief report: Self-defining and everyday autobiographical                         memories in adults with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders,                         40 (3), 383-391.

[PDF]     Hassebrock, F. & Boyle, B. (2009). Memory and narrative: Reading The things they carried for psyche and                         persona. Across the Disciplines, 6. Retrieved from               

[PDF]     Hunter, C. (2009, November 12). [Review of the book Romantic echoes in the Victorian era, by A. Radford                         & M. Sandy (Eds.)]. Romantic Textualities, 19. Retrieved from               

[PDF]     Lodi-Smith, J., Geise, A. C., Roberts, B. W., & Robins, R. W. (2009). Narrating personality                         change. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 96(3), 679-689.

[PDF]     Pasupathi, M., McLean, K. C., & Weeks, T. (2009). To tell or not to tell: Disclosure and the narrative                         self. Journal of Personality, 77 (1), 1-35.

[PDF]     Martinelli, P. & Piolino, P. (2009). Self-defining memories: Last episodic memory bastion in normal                         aging? Psychol Neuropsychiatr Viell, 7(3), 151-167.

[PDF]     Raffard, S., D'Argembeau, A., Lardi, C., Bayard, S., Boulenger, J. P., & Van der Linden, M. (2009).                         Exploring self-defining memories in schizophrenia. Memory, 17 (1), 26-38.

[PDF]     Raymond, K. A. (2009). The influence of mood on self-defining memories (Doctoral dissertation).                         University of Hull, Hull, UK.

[PDF]     Sönmez, C. C. (2009). Self-defining memories: Characteristics and the link with self-concept and goals.                         (Master's thesis.)

[PDF]     Summerfield, J. J., Hassabis, D., & Maguire, E. A. (2009). Cortical midline involvement in                         autobiographical memory. NeuroImage, 44(3), 1188-1200.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R. & Gillath, O. (2009). Autobiographical memory phenomenology and content mediate                         attachment style and psychological distress. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 56(3), 351-364.

[PDF]     Thomsen, D. K. (2009). There is more to life stories than memories. Memory, 17(4), 445-457.

[PDF]     Wilson, J. (2009). An integral inquiry into the meaning of early attachment experiences for American Zen                         Buddhists (Doctoral dissertation). Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, Palo Alto, CA.

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[PDF]     Baddeley, J. L. & Singer, J. A. (2008). Telling losses: Personality correlates and functions of bereavement                         narratives. Journal of Research in Personality, 42, 421-438.

[PDF]     Boritz, T. Z., Angus, L., Monette, G., & Hollis-Walker, L. (2008). An empirical analysis of                         autobiographical memory specificity subtypes in brief emotion-focused and client-centered                         treatments of depression. Psychotherapy Research, 18(5), 584-593.

[PDF]     Boritz, T. Z., Bryntwick, E., & Angus, L. E. (2008, June 1). Working with autobiographical memory                         narratives in psychotherapy. The Division of Psychotherapy. Retrieved from               

               Hagberg, G. (2008). Describing ourselves: Wittgenstein and autobiographical consciousness. New York:                         Oxford University Press.

[PDF]     Jobson, L. & O'Kearney, R. (2008). Cultural differences in personal identity in post-traumatic stress                         disorder. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 47(1), 95-109.

[PDF]     Jobson, L. & O'Kearney, R. (2008). Cultural differences in retrieval of self-defining memories. Journal of                         Cross-Cultural Psychology, 39(1), 75-80.

[PDF]     Lonson, C., Astell, A., & Dritschel, B. (2008). Goal priorities and self-defining memories: Differences                         between older men and women. The Gerontologist, 48, 220.

[PDF]     Maccallum, F. & Bryant, R. A. (2008). Self-defining memories in complicated grief. Behaviour Research                         and Therapy, 46, 1311-1315.

[PDF]     McLean, K. C. (2008). Stories of the young and the old: Personal continuity and narrative                         identity. Developmental Psychology, 44, 254-264.

[PDF]     Rathbone, C. J., Moulin, C. J. A., & Conway, M. A. (2008). Self-centered memories: The reminiscence                         bump and the self. Memory & Cognition, 36(8), 1403-1414.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2008, April 23). Relation shapes: Intimate constructions of self and other. [Review of the                         book Playing Pygmalion: How people create one another, by R. Josselson]. Retrieved from               

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2008). The rich bounty of international collaboration. Psychology International, 19(5), 10-11.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A., Baddeley, J., & Frantsve, L. (2008). Supervision of narrative-based psychotherapy. In A. K.                         Hess, K. D. Hess, and T. H. Hess (Eds.), Psychotherapy supervision: Theory, research and practice,                         2nd ed. (pp. 114-136). New York: Wiley.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Conway, M. A. (2008). Should we forget forgetting? Memory Studies, 1(3), 279-285.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R. (2008). Autobiographical memory as a dynamic process: Autobiographical memory mediates                         basic tendencies and characteristic adaptations. Journal of Research in Personality, 42(4), 1060-1066.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R. & Robins, R. W. (2008). Going forward by drawing from the past: Personal strivings,                         personally meaningful memories, and personality traits. Journal of Personality, 76 (6), 631-664.

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[PDF]     Baddeley, J. & Singer, J. A. (2007). Charting the life story’s path: Narrative identity across the life span. In                         J. Clandinin (Ed.), Handbook of Narrative Inquiry: Mapping a methodology (pp. 177-202). Thousand                         Oaks, CA: Sage.

[PDF]     Braun-LaTour, K. A. & LaTour, M. S. (2007). Using childhood memory elicitation to gain insights into a                         brand at a crossroads: The In-N-Out burger situation. Cornell Hotel and Restaurant Administration                         Quarterly, 48(3), 246-273.

[PDF]     Braun-LaTour, K. A., LaTour, M. S., & Zinkhan, G. M. (2007). Using childhood memories to gain insight                         into brand meaning. Journal of Marketing, 71(2), 45-60.

               Havassy, A. (2007). Autobiographical reasoning in memories of academic successes and failures of college                         students. Unpublished manuscript.

[PDF]     Joormann, J., Siemer, M., & Gotlib, I. H. (2007). Mood regulation in depression: Differential effects of                         distraction and recall of happy memories on sad mood. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116(3),                         484-490.

[PDF]     McLean, K. C. & Fournier, M. A. (2007). The content and processes of autobiographical reasoning in                         narrative identity. Journal of Research in Personality, 42 (3), 527-525.

[PDF]     Pasupathi, M., Mansour, E., & Brubaker, J. R. (2007). Developing a life story: Constructing relations                         between self and experience in autobiographical narratives. Human Development, 50 (2-3), 85-100.

[PDF]     Patel, T., Brewin, C. R., Wheatley, J., Wells, A., Fisher, P., & Myers, S. (2007). Intrusive images and                         memories in major depression. Behavior Research and Therapy, 45, 2573-2580.

[PDF]     Patterson, C. L. & Singer, J. A. (2007-2008). Exploring the role of expectancies in the mental and physical                         health outcomes of written self-disclosure. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 27(2), 99-115.

[PDF]     Sakuma, M. J. (2007, March 20). [Review of the book Personality and psychotherapy: Treating the whole                         person, by J. Singer]. Metapsychology Online Reviews, 11(12).

[PDF]     Singer, J. A., Rexhaj, B., & Baddeley, J. (2007). Older, wiser, and happier?: Comparing older adults’ and                         college students’ self-defining memories. Memory, 15 (8), 886-898.

[PDF]     Townsend, T. (2007). Memory in the narrative works of soledad Puertolas (Doctoral dissertation). The                         Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

[PDF]     Van Schalkwyk, G. J. (2007). Choreographing learning in developmental psychology utilising                         multi-generational genograms and reflective journal writing. International Education Journal, 8(1),                         127-138.

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[PDF]     Coleman, P. T., Goldman, J. S., & Kugler, K. G. (2006, February). Emotional intractability: The effects of                         perceptions of emotional roles on immediate and delayed conflict outcomes. Paper presented at the                         International Association for Conflict Management 19th Annual Conference, Quebec, Canada.

[PDF]     Hayden, J. M., Singer, J. A., & Chrisler, J. C. (2006). The transmission of birth stories from mother to                         daughter: Self-esteem and mother-daughter attachment. Sex Roles, 55 (5), 373-383.

[PDF]     Jobson, L. & O'Kearney, R. (2006). Cultural differences in autobiographical memory of trauma. Clinical                         Psychologist, 10(3), 89-98.

[PDF]     Kuyken, W. & Howell, R. (2006). Facets of autobiographical memory in adolescents with major depressive                         disorder and never-depressed controls. Cognition and Emotion, 20(3), 466-487.

[PDF]     McAdams, D. P., Bauer, J. J., Sakaeda, A. R., et al. (2006). Continuity and change in the life story: A                         longitudinal study of autobiographical memories in emerging adulthood. Journal of Personality,                         74 (5), 1371-1400.

[PDF]     McLean, K. C. & Pasupathi, M. (2006). Collaborate narration of the past and extraversion. Journal of                         Research in Personality, 40(6), 1219-1231.

[PDF]     Morgan, E. M. & Thompson, E. M. (2006). Young women's sexual experiences within same-sex                         friendships: Discovering and defining bisexual and bi-curious identity. Journal of Bisexuality, 6(3),                         7-34.

[PDF]     Riskind, J. H. & Williams, N. L. (2006). A unique vulnerability common to all anxiety disorders: The                         looming maladaptive style. In L. B. Alloy & J. H. Riskind (Eds.), Cognitive vulnerability to                         emotional disorders (pp. 175 – 206). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers.

[PDF]     Semegon, A. (2006). Self-defining autobiographical memory in relation to adult self-concept and                         psychological well-being (Doctoral dissertation). University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2006). Memory, emotion, and psychotherapy: Maximizing the positive functions of                         self-defining memories. In R. Uttl, A. Siegenthaler, and N. Ohta (Eds.), Memory and emotion:                         Interdisciplinary perspectives (pp. 211-232). Oxford: Blackwell Press.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Rexhaj, B. (2006). Narrative coherence and psychotherapy: A commentary. Journal of                         Constructivist Psychology, 19 (2), 209-217.

[PDF]     Wood, W. J. & Conway, M. (2006). Subjective impact, meaning making, and current and recalled emotions                         for self-defining memories. Journal of Personality, 74(3), 811-846.

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[PDF]     Conway, M. A. (2005). Memory and the self. Journal of Memory and Language, 53, 594-628.

[PDF]     Gaydos, H. L. (2005). Understanding personal narratives: An approach to practice. Journal of Advanced                         Nursing, 49(3), 254-259.

[PDF]     Langens, T. A. & Schüler, J. (2005). Written emotional expression and emotional well-being: The                         moderating role of fear of rejection. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31(6), 818-830.

[PDF]     McLean, K. C. (2005). Late adolescent identity development: Narrative meaning making and memory                         telling. Developmental Psychology, 41 (4), 683-691.

[PDF]     Sutherland, K. & Bryant, R. A. (2005). Self-defining memories in post-traumatic stress disorder. British                         Journal of Clinical Psychology, 44 (4), 591-598.

[PDF]     Sutin, A. R. & Robins, R. W. (2005). Continuity and correlates of emotions and motives in self-defining                         memories. Journal of Personality, 73 (3), 793-824.

[PDF]     Van Schalkwyk, G. J. (2005). Explorations of post-divorce experiences: Women's reconstructions of                         self. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 26(2), 90-97.

[PDF]     Wood, W. (2005). The role of emotion in the functions of autobiographical memory (Doctoral dissertation).                         Concordia University, Quebec, Canada.

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[PDF]     Blagov, P. & Singer, J. A. (2004). Four dimensions of self-defining memories (specificity, meaning,                         content, and affect) and their relationships to self-restraint, distress, and repressive                         defensiveness. Journal of Personality, 72 (3), 481-511.

[PDF]     Conway, M. A., Singer, J. A., & Tagini, A. (2004). The self and autobiographical memory:                         Correspondence and coherence. Social Cognition, 22 (5), 491-529.

               Hayes, C. (2004). Ethics in end-of-life care. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 6(1), 36-43.

[PDF]     McLean, K. (2004). Meaning-making and functions of memory telling in late adolescents’ self-defining                         memory narratives (Doctoral dissertation). University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2004). Narrative identity and meaning-making across the adult span: An                         Introduction. Journal of Personality, 72 (3), 437-459.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2004). A love story: Self-defining memories in couples therapy. In R. Josselson, D. P.                         McAdams, R. Josselson, and A. Lieblich (Eds), Healing plots: Narrative and psychotherapy (pp.                         189-208). Washington DC: American Psychological Association.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Blagov, P. (2004). The integrative function of narrative processing: Autobiographical                         memory, self-defining memories, and the life story of identity. In D. Beike, J. Lampinen, and D.                         Behrend (Eds.), The self and memory (pp. 117-138). New York, NY: The Psychology Press.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Blagov, P. (2004). Self-defining memories, narrative identity, and psychotherapy: A                         conceptual model, empirical investigation, and case report. In L. E. Angus, and J. McLeod                         (Eds.), Handbook of narrative and psychotherapy: Practice, theory and research (pp. 229-246).                         Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

[PDF]     Thorne, A., McLean, K. C., & Lawrence, A. (2004). When remembering is not enough: Reflecting on                         self-defining memories in late adolescence. Journal of Personality, 72 (3), 513-541.

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[PDF]     McLean, A. & Thorne, K. C. (2003). Late adolescents' self-defining memories about                         relationships. Developmental Psychology, 39 (4), 635-645.

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[PDF]     Conway, M. A., Pleydell-Pearce, C. W., Whitecross, S., & Sharpe, H. (2002). Neurophysiological                         correlates of memory for experienced and imagined events. Neuropsychologia, 41 (3), 334-340.

[PDF]     Lau, B. (2002). Wordsworth and current memory research. SEL, 42 (4), 675-692.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A., King, L. A., Green, M. C., & Barr, S. C. (2002). Personal identity and civic responsibility:                         "Rising to the occasion" narratives and generativity in community action student interns. Journal of                         Social Issues, 58 (3), 535-556.

[PDF]     Thorne, A. & McLean, K. C. (2002). Gendered reminiscence practices and self-definition in late                         adolescence. Sex Roles, 46 (9/10), 267-277.

[PDF]     Voronov, M. & Singer, J. A. (2002). The myth of individualism-collectivism: A critical review. The                         Journal of Social Psychology, 142(4), 461-480.

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[PDF]     McAdams, D. P. (2001). The psychology of life stories. Review of General Psychology, 5(2), 100-122.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (2001). Living in the amber cloud: A life story analysis of a heroin addict. In D. P. McAdams,                         and R. Josselson (Eds.), Turns in the road: Narrative studies of lives in transition (pp. 253-277).                         Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Bluck, S. (2001). New perspectives on autobiographical memory: The integration of                         narrative processing and autobiographical reasoning. Review of General Psychology, 5 (2), 91-99.

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​[PDF]     Cristi, C. (2000). Effects of manipulating the mood components of valence and arousal on the specificity of                         autobiographical memory in nondepressed women. (Doctoral dissertation). University of Ottowa,                         Canada.

[PDF]     Watt, L. & Cappeliez, P. (2000). Integrative and instrumental reminiscence therapies for depression in                         older adults: Intervention strategies and treatment effectiveness. Aging & Mental Health, 4(2),                         166-177.

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Prior to 2000

[PDF]     Jardine, K. F. (1999). Transitions of women counsellors-in-training: Self-defining memories, narratives,                         and possible selves. Dissertation, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Victoria, Canada.

[PDF]     Dutton, S. E., Singer, J. A., & Devlin, A. S. (1998). Racial identity of children in integrated, predominantly                         White, and Black schools. The Journal of Social Psychology, 138(1), 41-53.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (1998). Applying a systems framework to self-defining memories. Psychological Inquiry,                         9 (2), 161-164.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (1997). How recovered memory debates reduce the richness of human identity. Psychological                         Inquiry, 8 (4), 325-339.

[PDF]     Josephson, B., Singer, J. A, & Salovey, P. (1996). Mood regulation and memory: Repairing sad moods with                         happy memories. Cognition and Emotion, 10 (4), 437-444.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (1995). Seeing one's self: Locating narrative memory in a framework of personality. Journal                         of Personality, 63 (3), 206-231.

[PDF]     Moffitt, K. H., & Singer, J. A. (1994). Continuity in the life story: Self-defining memories, affect, and                         approach/avoidance personal strivings. Journal of Personality, 62 (1), 21-43.

[PDF]     Moffitt, K., Singer, J. A., Nelligan, D., Carlson, M. & Vyse, S. (1994). Depression and memory narrative                         type. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 103 (3), 581-583.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (1992). Challenges to the integration of the psychoanalytic and cognitive perspectives on the                         self. Psychological Inquiry, 3 (1), 59-61.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. & Moffitt, K. M. (1991-92). An experimental investigation of specificity and generality in                         memory narratives. Imagination, Cognition, and Personality, 11 (3), 235-258.

[PDF]     Singer, J. A. (1990). Affective responses to autobiographical memories and their relationship to long-term                         goals. Journal of Personality, 58 (3), 535-563.

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