My name is bolded; student authors from the group are underlined.

Manuscripts in press

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

Manuscripts under review

Ménard, A.D., & Chittle, L. (under review). The Impostor Phenomenon in post-secondary students: A review of the literature.

Ménard, A.D., Chittle, L., Power, J., Milidrag, L., & Bondy, M. (under review). “I genuinely can't understand why I was selected for the job”: The Impostor Phenomenon in university staff and faculty.

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K. Jaffri, S., Cavallo-Medved, D., & Houser, C. (under review). Awareness, use and value of student support programs through the lens of science students, faculty and staff.

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Freeman, L., & Ralph, J. (under review). “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.

Ménard, A.D., Soucie, K., Freeman, L., & Ralph, J. (under review). Experiences of cross-border nurses working in hospitals during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.



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

Clare Ashworth.)

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles


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.