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Publications

Melen, S., Pepping, C. A., & O’Donovan, A. (in press). The association between individual differences in attachment and dispositional mindfulness: Experimental evidence for the mediating role of emotion regulation. Mindfulness. (IF: 3.692)

Pepping, C. A., Duvenage, M. & Cronin, T.J. & Lyons, A. (in press, accepted 29/04/16). Adolescent mindfulness and psychopathology: The role of emotion regulation. Personality and Individual Differences (IF: 2.378).

Halford, W. K. & Pepping, C. A. (In Press, accepted 14/04/16). An ecological model of mediators of change in couple relationship education. Current Opinion in Psychology.

Pepping, C. A., Walters, B., Davis, P. J. & O’Donovan, A. (in press, accepted 16/01/16). Why do people practice mindfulness meditation?  An investigation into reasons for practicing mindfulness meditation. Mindfulness. (IF: 3.692)

Zimmer-Gembeck, M. J., Webb, H., & Pepping, C. A., Swan, K., & Merlo, O. (in press, accepted December 2015). Is parent-child attachment a correlate of children’s emotion regulation and coping? International Journal of Behavioural Development. (IF: 2.145)

Pepping, C. A. & Halford, W. K. (in press). Couple Relationship Education, in Jenny Fitzgerald (Ed.) Foundations for Couples Therapy: Research for the Real World. Oxford: Taylor and Frances. Invited book chapter.

Pepping, C. A. & Duvenage, M. (2016). The origins of individual differences in dispositional mindfulness. Personality and Individual Differences, 93, 130-136. (IF: 2.378)

Pepping, C. A., Davis, P. J. & O’Donovan, A. (2016). Pepping, C. A., Davis, P. J., & O’Donovan, A. (2016). Mindfulness for Cultivating Self-Esteem. In Mindfulness and Buddhist-Derived Approaches in Mental Health and Addiction (pp. 259-275). Springer.

Pepping, C. A., & Halford, W. K. (2016). Mindfulness and couple relationships.  In Mindfulness and Buddhist-Derived Approaches in Mental Health and Addiction (pp. 391-411). Springer.

Pepping, C. A., Dawe, S. & Harnett, P. (2016).  Using the Assessment Framework to measure parental mood: An investigation of the reliability of the Adult Well-Being Scale, Child and Family Social Work, 21, 44-54. (IF: 1.086)

Janz, P., Pepping, C. A. & Halford, W. K. (2015). Individual differences in dispositional mindfulness and initial romantic attraction: A speed dating experiment. Personality and Individual Differences, 82, 14-19. (IF: 2.378)

Halford, W. K., Pepping, C. A. & Petch, J. (2015). The Gap between Couple Therapy Research Efficacy and Practice Effectiveness.  Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42, 32-44. (IF: 2.528)

Halford, W. K., Pepping, C. A., Hilpert, P. Bodenman, G., Wilson, K. L., Busby, D., Larson, J., & Holman, T. (2015). Immediate Effect of Couple Relationship Education on Low-Satisfaction Couples: A Randomized Clinical Trial Plus an Uncontrolled Trial Replication. Behavior therapy46(3), 409-421. (IF: 3.694)

Plusnin, N. & Pepping, C. A. (2015) Regulation of the Terror of Death: Emotion Regulation Strategies and Social Consequences.  Nova Publishers

Pepping, C. A., Davis, P. J. & O’Donovan, A.  (2015). The association between state attachment security and state mindfulness. PloS one, 10 (3), e0116779.   (IF: 3.234)

Pepping, C. A., Halford, W. K. & Doss, B. D. (2015). Can we predict failure in couple therapy early enough to enhance outcome? Behavior Research and Therapy, 65, 60-66. (IF: 3.395)

Pepping, C. A., O’Donovan, A., Zimmer-Gembeck, M. & Hanish, M.  (2015).  Individual differences in attachment and eating pathology:  The mediating role of mindfulness. Personality and Individual Differences, 75, 24-29. (IF: 2.378)

Kendall, E., Maujean, A., Pepping, C. A.. Downs, M., Byrne, J., Lakhani, A. & MacFarlane, K.  (2015).  A systematic review of the efficacy of equine-assisted interventions on psychological outcomes. European Journal of Psychotherapy and Counselling, 17, 57-79.

Pepping, C. A., Davis, P. J. O’Donovan, A. & Pal, J.  (2015). Individual differences in self-compassion: The role of attachment and experiences of parenting in childhood. Self and Identity, 75, 24-29. (IF: 2.046)

Maujean, A., Pepping, C. A. & Kendall, E. (2015). A systematic review of randomised controlled trials of animal assisted therapy on psychosocial outcomes. Anthrozoos, 28, 23-36.

Kerr, S., O’Donovan, A. & Pepping, C. A. (2015). Can gratitude and Kindness Interventions enhance well-being in a clinical sample? Journal of Happiness Studies, 16, 17-36. (IF: 1.683)

Pepping, C. A. & Halford, W. K. (2014). Relationship education and therapy for same-sex couples. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 35, 431-444. (IF: 0.479)

Pepping, C. A., O’Donovan, A., Zimmer-Gembeck, & Hanish, M.  (2014).  Is emotion regulation the process underlying the relationship between low mindfulness and psychosocial distress? Australian Journal of Psychology, 66, 130-138. (IF: 1.188)

Kendall, E., Maujean, A., Pepping, C. A., Wright, J. J.  (2014). Hypotheses about the psychological benefits of horses, Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing, 10, 81-87. (IF: 1.349)

Maujean, A., Pepping, C. A. & Kendall, E. (2014). A systematic review of randomised controlled studies of art therapy. Art Therapy, 31, 37-44.

Pepping, C. A., O’Donovan, A. & Davis, P. J. (2014).  The differential relationship between mindfulness and attachment in experienced and inexperienced meditators. Mindfulness, 5, 392-399.  (IF: 3.692)

Pepping, C. A., O’Donovan, A. & Davis, P.  (2013). The positive effects of mindfulness on self-esteem. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 8(5),376-386, (IF: 2.987)

Pepping C. A., Davis, P. J. & O’Donovan, A.  (2013).  Individual differences in attachment and dispositional mindfulness:  The mediating role of emotion regulation. Personality & Individual Differences, 54(3), 453-456.  (IF: 2.378)

Pepping, C. A & Halford, W. K. (2012).  Attachment and relationship satisfaction in expectant first-time parents:  The mediating role of relationship enhancing behaviors. Journal of Research in Personality, 46, 770-774. (IF: 2.723)

 

Conference Presentations

Ringstad, S. & Pepping, C. A. (2016). Long-term singlehood: An attachment perspective. World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Melbourne, Australia. Poster Presentation.

Pepping, C. A., Halford, W. K. & Petch, J. (2015). The gap between couple therapy research efficacy and practice effectiveness. 49th Annual Convention, Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, USA. Symposium.

Pepping, C. A., Taylor, R., Koh, K. & Halford, W. K. (2015). Attachment, culture, and intial romantic attraction. 49th Annual Convention, Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, USA. Poster Presentation.

Pepping, C. A., Davis, P. J. & O’Donovan, A. (2012). The nature of the relationship between individual differences in attachment and dispositional mindfulness, 11th Australian conference for Personality and Individual Differences. Platform Presentation.