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Whisman, Mark Professor


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  • A major focus of Dr. Whisman's research is on the role of intimate relationships such as marriage on the onset, course, and treatment of psychopathology, with a particular emphasis on depression. In addition, he studies the association between intimate relationship functioning and physical health and subjective well-being. He is also interested in the efficacy of couple therapy as a treatment of co-occuring psychopathology and relationship discord. Another major focus of Dr. Whisman's research is on cognitive theory and cognitive therapy of depression.


  • relationships, marriage, depression, couple therapy, cognitive therapy, health, mental health, cognition, psychopathology


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