Publications

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

Books

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

Clare Ashworth.)

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2022.01.002

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. https://doi.org/10.1177/08445621221090780

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. https://doi.org/10.1108/JHOM-02-2021-0051

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. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.chas.1c00070 

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. https://doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2020.1847227

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. https://doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2020.1869878

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. https://doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2020.1801936

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.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsxm.2020.02.012

Ménard, A.D., & Trant, J. (2020). A review and critique of academic lab safety research. Nature Chemistry, 12, 17-25. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41557-019-0375-x

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.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s12119-018-09583-2

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. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-018-3424-7

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.  https://doi.org/10.1080/0092623X.2017.1405309

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.  https://doi.org/10.1037/ppm0000006

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. https://doi.org/10.1080/14681994.2014.931689

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. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0031776

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. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12119-012-9147-0

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). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12119-011-9092-3

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. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12119-007-9013-7 

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