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Kleinplatz, P.J., & Ménard, A.D. (2020). Magnificent Sex. New York: Taylor & Francis. (Ed.

Clare Ashworth.)

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Burton, K., Hicks, H., Crann, S. & Ménard, A.D. (2024). TV-MA : An examination of sexually

explicit behaviours in “Sex and the City” and “The L Word” and their revivals. Sexuality & Culture, 1-19.


Ménard, A.D., Bondy, M., Jones, M., Desjardins, L., Milidrag, L., Foulon, A., & Chittle, L. (2023). “I wasn’t that good at it but I pretended to be”: Students’ experiences of the Impostor Phenomenon in academic settings. Alberta Journal of Higher Education, 69(3).


Ménard, A.D., & Chittle, L. (2023). The impostor phenomenon in post-secondary students: A review of the

literature. Review of Education, 11(2), e3399. 


Sterling, M., Armstrong, N., Cheek, O. & Ménard, A.D. (2023). Political views, not science: A response to the recent "cancel culture" special section. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 1-4. 

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Ralph, J., Chang, Y.-Y.*, Morassutti, O.*, Foulon, A.*, Jones, M.*, Desjardins, L.*, & Freeman, L. (2023). One-year follow-up of hospital nurses’ work experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study. Journal of Advanced Nursing.


Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Freeman, L., Ralph, J., Chang, Y.-Y.* & Morassutti, O.* (2023). “I called us the sacrificial lambs”: Experiences of cross-border nurses working in hospitals during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 55(1), 42-54.

Kleinplatz, P.J., Charest, M., Rosen, L.A. & Ménard, A.D. (2022). Optimal couple sexuality: A review of the (limited) literature. Current Sexual Health Reports14, 63-69.

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Freeman, L., & Ralph, J. (2022). “My problems aren’t severe enough to seek help”: Stress levels and use of mental health supports by Canadian hospital employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. Health Policy, 126(2), 106-111.

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Freeman, L., Ralph, J., Chang, Yiu-Yin, & Morassutti, O. (2022). Experiences of cross-border nurses working in hospitals during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research.

Ralph, J., Freeman, L., Ménard, A.D., & Soucie, K. (2021). Practical strategies and the need for psychological support: Recommendations from nurses working in hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic. Journal of Health Organization and Management, 36(2), 240-255.

Ménard, A.D.Flynn, E., Soucie, K. & Trant, J.F. (2021). Accident experiences and reporting practices in Canadian chemistry and biochemistry laboratories: A pilot investigation. ACS Chemical Health & Safety, 29(1), 102-109. 

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Jaffri, S., Houser, C., & Cavallo-Medved, D. (2021). Concordance (or discordance) between students and staff/faculty perceptions of student stress in Science. The Canadian Journal for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, 12(1).

MacIntosh, H.B., & Ménard, A.D. (2021). Couple and parenting functioning of childhood sexual abuse survivors: A review of the literature (2001-2018). Journal of Child Sexual Abuse.

Ménard, A.D., & MacIntosh, H.B. (2021). Childhood sexual abuse and later adult sexual risk behavior: A review and critique of the research literature. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse.

Hébert, M., Lapierre, A., MacIntosh, H. B., & Ménard, A.D. (2020). A review of mediators in the association between child sexual abuse and revictimization in romantic relationships. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse.

Kleinplatz, P. J., Charest, M., Paradis, N., Ellis, M., Rosen, L., Ménard, A. D., & Ramsay, T. O. (2020). Treatment of low sexual desire or frequency using a sexual enhancement group couples therapy approach. The Journal of Sexual Medicine.

Ménard, A.D., & Trant, J. (2020). A review and critique of academic lab safety research. Nature Chemistry, 12, 17-25.

Ménard, A.D., Weaver, A., & Cabrera, C. (2019). “There are certain rules one must abide by’: Predictors of mortality in slasher films. Sexuality & Culture, 23, 621-640.

Ménard, A.D., Houser, C., Brander, R.W., Trimble, S., & Scaman, A. (2018). The psychology of beach users: importance of confirmation bias, action, and intention to improving rip current safety. Natural Hazards, 94, 953-973.

Kleinplatz, P.J., Charest, M., Lawless, S., Neufeld, M., Neufeld, R., Pratt, D., Ménard, A.D. et al. (2017). From sexual desire discrepancies to desirable sex: Creating the optimal connection. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 44, 438-449.

Weaver, A.D., Ménard, A.D., Cabrera, C., & Taylor, A. (2015). Embodying the moral code? Thirty years of final girls in slasher films. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 4(1), 31-46.

Ménard, A.D., Kleinplatz, P.J., Rosen, L., Lawless, S., Paradis, N., Campbell, M., & Huber, J. (2015). Individual and relational contributors to optimal sexual experiences in older men and women. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 30(1), 78-93.

Kleinplatz, P.J., Ménard, A.D., Paradis, N., Campbell, M. & Dalgleish, T. (2013). Beyond sexual stereotypes: Revealing group similarities and differences in optimal sexuality. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 45, 250-258.

Ménard, A.D. (2013). Reflecting on romance novel research: Past, present and future. Journal of Popular Romance Studies, 3(2), 1-19.

Cabrera, C., & Ménard, A.D. (2012). ‘She exploded into a million pieces’: A qualitative and quantitative examination of orgasm descriptions in contemporary romance novels. Sexuality & Culture, 17, 193-212.

Ménard, A.D., & Cabrera, C. (2011). ‘Whatever the approach, Tab B still fits into Slot A’: Twenty years of sex scripts in romance novels. Sexuality & Culture, 15(3).

Kleinplatz, P.J., Ménard, A.D., Paquet, M.-P., Paradis, N., Campbell, M., Zuccarini, D., & Mehak, L. (2009). The components of optimal sexuality: A portrait of ‘great sex’.  Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 18, 1-13.

Kleinplatz, P.J., Ménard, A.D., Paradis, N., Campbell, M., Dalgleish, T., Segovia, A., & Davis, K. (2009). From closet to reality: Optimal sexuality among the elderly. The Irish Psychiatrist, 10, 15-18.

Ménard, A.D., & Offman, A. (2009).  The interrelationships between sexual self-esteem, sexual assertiveness and sexual satisfaction.  Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 18, 35-45.

Ménard, A.D., & Kleinplatz, P.K. (2008). 21 moves guaranteed to make his thighs go up in flames: Depictions of “great sex” in popular magazines. Sexuality & Culture, 12, 1-20. 

Kleinplatz, P.J., & Ménard, A.D. (2007).  Building blocks towards optimal sexuality: Constructing a conceptual model.  The Family Journal, 15, 72-78.

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