The University of Texas at Dallas School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

The Close Relationships and Health Lab


Kane, H.S., Wiley, J.F., Dunkel Schetter, C., & Robles, T.F. (in press). The effects of interpersonal emotional expression, partner responsiveness, and emotional approach coping on stress responses. Emotion.

Stanton, S.C.E., Zilioli, S., Briskin, J.L., Imami, L., Tobin, E.T., Wildman, D.E., Luca, F., Kane, H.S., & Slatcher, R.B. (2017). Mothers’ Attachment Predicts Their Children’s Anti-Inflammatory Gene Expression via Maternal Warmth. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 8, 796-805.

Cheung, I. Campbell, L., LeBel, E., … Yong, J. C. (2016). Registered Replication Report: Study 1 from Finkel, Rusbult, Kumashiro, & Hannon (2002). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 11, 750 – 764.

Tobin, E.T., Zilioli, S., Imami, L., Kane, H.S., Saleh, D.J. & Slatcher, R.B. (2016). Neighborhood stress, depressive symptoms, and asthma morbidity in youth. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 41, 952-960.

Abbas, T.,Zilioli, S., Tobin, E.T., Imami, L., Kane, H.S., Saleh, D.J., & Slatcher, R.B. (2016) Youth reports of parents’ romantic relationship quality: Links to physical health. Health Psychology, 35, 927-934.

Tobin, E.T., Kane, H.S., Saleh, D.J., Wildman, D.E., Breen, E.C., Secord, E., & Slatcher, R.B. (2015) Asthma-related immune responses in youth with asthma: Associations with maternal responsiveness and expressions of positive and negative affect in daily life. Psychosomatic Medicine, 77 892-902.

Monin, J.K., Levy, B.R. & Kane, H.S. (2015). To Love is to Suffer: Older Adults’ Daily Emotional Contagion to Perceived Spousal Suffering. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences.

Tobin, E.T., Kane, H.S., Saleh, D.J., Naar-King, S., Poowuttikul, P., Secord, E., Pierantoni, W., Simon, V. & Slatcher, R.B. (2015). Naturalistically-observed conflict, parental stress, and pediatric asthma. Health Psychology, 34 802-810.

Imami, L., Tobin, E.T., Kane, H.S., Saleh, D.J., Slatchet, R.B. (2015). Effects of SES on maternal and child positive behaviors in daily life. Journal of Pediatric Psycholog, 40, 55-65.

Kane, H.S., Dunkel Schetter, C., Glynn, L., Hobel, C. & Sandman, C. (2014). Pregnancy anxiety and prenatal cortisol trajectories. Biological Psychology, 100, 13-19.

Collins, N.L., Kane, H.S., Metz, M.A., Cleveland, C., Kahn, C., Winczewski, L., Bowen, J. & Prok, T. (2014). Psychological, physiological, and behavioral responses to a partner in need: The role of compassionate love. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 31, 601-629.

Kane, H.S., Slatcher, R.B., Reynolds, B., Repetti, R. & Robles, T.F. (2014). Daily self-disclosure and sleep behavior in couples. Health Psychology, 33, 813-822.

Robles, T.F. & Kane, H.S. (2014). The attachment system and physiology in adulthood: Normative processes, individual differences, and implications for health. Journal of Personality, 82, 515-527.

Robles, T. F., Brooks, K. P., Kane, H. S., & Dunkel Schetter, C. (2013). Attachment, skin deep? Relationships between adult attachment and skin barrier recovery. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 88(3), 241-52.

Kane, H.S., McCall, C., Collins, N.L. & Blascovich, J.A. (2012). Mere presence is not enough: Responsive support in a virtual world. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48(1), 37-44.

Stowell, J. R., Robles, T. F., & Kane, H. S. (2012). Psychoneuroimmunology: Mechanisms, individual differences, and interventions. In I. B. Weiner (Ed.). Handbook of Psychology (2nd ed., pp. 79-101). New York: Wiley.

Robles, T. F., & Kane, H. S. (2012). Marriage. In S. C. Segerstrom (Ed.). The Oxford Handbook of Psychoneuroimmunology (pp. 197-213), New York: Oxford University Press.

Collins, N.L, Guichard, A.C., Ford, M.B., Kane, H.S. & Feeney, B.C. (2010). Responding to need in intimate relationships: Social support and caregiving processes in couples. In M.Mikulincer & P.R. Shaver (Eds.) Prosocial motives, emotions and behavior: The better angels of our nature (pp. 367-389). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Kane, H. S., Jaremka, L. M., Guichard, A. C., Ford, M. B., Collins, N. L., & Feeney, B. C. (2007). Feeling supported and feeling secure: How one partner’s attachment style predicts the other partner’s perceived support and relationship satisfaction. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 24, 535-555.