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Kotiuga, J.Bőthe, B.Bergeron, S.Girouard, A. (2024) Longitudinal associations between childhood maltreatment and sexual motivations in couples: The role of basic psychological needs. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, Advance online publication

Oz-Soysal, F. S.Bakalım, O.Tasdelen-Karckay, A.Ogan, S. (2024) The association between autonomy need satisfaction and perceived romantic relationship quality: The mediating role of openness. Emerging Adulthood, Advance online publicatione

Price, A. A.Busby, D. M.Leavitt, C. E. (2023) The need for sexual wholeness: Linking self-determination theory to the physical, emotional, and meaning aspects of sex. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 49(2) ,229-241

Knee, C. R.Browne, L. (2023) In R. M. Ryan (Ed.), Relationships motivation theory. , The Oxford handbook of self-determination theory (pp. 160-184) Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780197600047.013.8

Itzchakov, G., Weinstein, N.Saluk, D.Amar, M. (2023) Connection heals wounds: Feeling listened to reduces speakers’ loneliness following a social rejection disclosure. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 49(8) ,1273-1294

Shoikhedbrod, A.Rosen, N. O.Corsini-Munt, S.Harasymchuk, C. (2023) Being responsive and self-determined when it comes to sex: How and why sexual motivation is associated with satisfaction and desire in romantic relationships. The Journal of Sex Research, 60(8) ,1113-1125

Hardy, S. A.Hurst, J. L. (2022) Adolescent motivations to abstain from sex and alcohol: a self-determination theory approach. Applied Developmental Science, 26(4)

Saricali, M.Guler, D. (2022) The mediating role of psychological need frustration on the relationship between frustration intolerance and existential loneliness. Current Psychology, Advance Online

Di Domenico, S. I.Fournier, M. A.Rodrigo, A. H.Dong, M. (2022) Medial prefrontal activity during self-other judgments is modulated by relationship need fulfillment. Social Neuroscience, 17(3) ,236-245

Kil, H.Allen, M-P.Taing, J., Mageau, G. A. (2022) Autonomy support in disclosure and privacy maintenance regulation within romantic relationships. Personal Relationships, 29(2) ,305-331

Lejeune, A.Bouizegarene, N., Philippe, F. L. (2021) Association between attachment insecurity and couple adjustment: Moderation by couple memory networks. Personal Relationships, 28(1) ,39-60

Kanat-Maymon, Y.Wolfson, S.Cohen, R.Roth, G. (2021) The benefits of giving as well as receiving need support in human–pet relations. Journal of Happiness Studies, 22 ,1441-1457

Cournoyer, A., Laurin, J. C.Daspe, M-E.Laniel, S. (2021) Conditional regard, stress, and dyadic adjustment in primiparous couples: A dyadic analysis perspective. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, ,1-23

Van der Kaap-Deeder, J. (2021) The role of parents’ autonomy support and psychological control in sibling relationship functioning through children’s need-based experiences. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, Advance online publication

Barry, R. A.Longstreth, M. E.Benson, K.Cannon, C. J. (2021) Testing a self-determination theory perspective of informal caregiving: A preliminary study. Psychology and Aging, Advance Online

Guilbault, V.Bouizegarene, N., Philippe, F. L., Vallerand, R. J. (2020) Understanding extradyadic sex and its underlying motives through a dualistic model of sexual passion. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 37 ,281-301

Anderson, J. R. (2020) Inviting autonomy back to the table: The importance of autonomy for healthy relationship functioning. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46(1) ,3-14

Baker, Z. G.Watlington, E. M., Knee, C. R. (2020) The role of rapport in satisfying one’s basic psychological needs. Motivation and Emotion, 44 ,329-343

Philippe, F. L., Vallerand, R. J.Beaulieu-Pelletier, G.Maliha, G. (2019) Development of a dualistic model of sexual passion: Examining determinants and consequences. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 48 ,2537-2552

Shahar, B.Kalman-Halevi, M., Roth, G. (2019) Emotion regulation and intimacy quality: The consequences of emotional integration, emotional distancing, and suppression. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 36 ,3343-3361

Leung, A. N. M., Law, W. (2019) Do extrinsic goals affect romantic relationships?. Motivation and Emotion, 43 ,857-873

Wood, J.Desmarais, S.Burleigh, T.Milhausen, R. (2018) Reasons for sex and relational outcomes in consensually nonmonogamous and monogamous relationships: A self-determination theory approach. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 35(4) ,632-654.

Legate, N., Ryan, R. M.Rogge, R. D. (2017) Daily autonomy support and sexual identity disclosure predicts daily mental and physical health outcomes. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 43(6) ,860-873

Guilbaut, V., Philippe, F. L. (2017) Commitment in romantic relationships as a function of partners’ encoding of important couple-related memories. Memory, 25 ,595-606

Philippe, F. L., Vallerand, R. J.Bernard-Desrosiers, L.Guilbault, V. (2017) Understanding the cognitive and motivational underpinnings of sexual passion from a dualistic model. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 113 ,769-785

Kanat-Maymon, Y.Argaman, Y., Roth, G. (2017) The association between conditional regard and relationship quality: A daily diary study. Personal Relationships, 24 ,27-35

Rocchi, M., Pelletier, L. G.Cheung, S.Baxter, D. (2017) Assessing need-supportive and need-thwarting interpersonal behaviours: The Interpersonal Behaviours Questionnaire (IBQ). Personality and Individual Differences, 104 ,423-433

Van der Kaap-Deeder, J.Boone, L.Brenning, K. (2017) Antecedents of provided autonomy support and psychological control within close friendships: The role of evaluative concerns perfectionism and basic psychological needs. Personality and Individual Differences, 108 ,149-156

Ryan, R. M., Deci, E. L. (2017) Relationships motivation theory: The self in close relationships. , Self-determination theory: Basic psychological needs in motivation, development, and wellness (pp. 293-316) Guilford Press.

Kindt, S., Vansteenkiste, M.Loeys, T.Goubert, L. (2016) Helping motivation and well-being of chronic pain couples: A daily diary study. Pain, 157(7) ,1551–1562

Gravel, E. E., Pelletier, L. G.Reissing, E. D. (2016) “Doing it” for the right reasons: Validation of a measurement of intrinsic motivation, extrinsic motivation, and amotivation for sexual relationships. Personality and Individual Differences, 92 ,164-173

Weinstein, N., Legate, N.Kumashiro, M., Ryan, R. M. (2016) Autonomy support and diastolic blood pressure: Long term effects and conflict navigation in romantic relationships. Motivation and Emotion, 40(2) ,212-225

Kanat-Maymon, Y., Roth, G., Assor, A.Raizer, A. (2016) Controlled by Love: The Harmful Relational Consequences of Perceived Conditional Positive Regard. Wiley Periodicals Journal of Personality, 84 ,446-460

Guay, F.Litalien, D. (2015) Dropout intentions in PhD studies: A comprehensive model based on interpersonal relationships and motivational resources. Contemporary Educational Psychology, 41 ,218-231

Costa, S., Ntoumanis, N.Bartholomew, K. (2015) In 1, Predicting the brighter and darker sides of interpersonal relationships: Does psychological need thwarting matter?. Motivation and Emotion, 39 ,11-24

Boiché, J.Sarrazin, P., Chanal, J. (2015) A Longitudinal Study of Perceived Conflict and Instrumental Relationships Between Life Contexts Among Adolescents: The Role of Self-Determined Motivation. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 27(4) ,430-448

Vrangalova, Z. (2015) Does casual sex harm college students’ well-being? A longitudinal investigation of the role of motivation. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 44 ,945-959

Lynch, M. F. (2014) In N. Weinstein (Ed.), The self-concept in relationships. (pp. 121-137) New York, NY: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8542-6_6

Dagenais-Desmarais, V., Forest, J.Girouard, S.Crevier-Braud, L. (2014) In N. Weinstein (Ed.), The importance of need supportive relationships for motivation and well-being at work. , Human motivation and interpersonal relationship: Theory, research, and application (pp. 263-297) Netherlands: Springer.

Legault, L.Amiot, C. (2014) In N. Weinstein, The role of autonomy in intergroup processes: Integrating Self-Determination Theory and intergroup approaches. , Integrating Human Motivation and Interpersonal Relationships: Theory, Research and Applications (pp. 159-190) New York: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8542-6_8

Chirkov, V. I. (2014) In N. Weinstein, The universality of psychological autonomy across cultures: Arguments from developmental and social psychology. , Human motivation and interpersonal relationships: Theory, research, and applications (pp. 27-52) Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.

Lekes, N.Guilbault, V., Philippe, F. L.Houle, I. (2014) Remembering events related to close relationships, self-growth, and helping others: Intrinsic autobiographical memories, need satisfaction, and well-being. Journal of Research in Personality, 53 ,103–111

Deci, E. L., Ryan, R. M. (2014) In N. Weinstein (Ed.), Autonomy and need satisfaction in close relationships: Relationships motivation theory. , Human motivation and interpersonal relationships: Theory, research, and applications (pp. 53-73) Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8542-6_3

Hadden, B. W.Rodriguez, L. M., Knee, C. R.Porter, B. (2014) Relationship Autonomy and Support Provision in Romantic Relationships. Motivation and emotion, 39 ,359-373

Weinstein, N. (2014) Human motivation and interpersonal relationships. New York, NY: Springer Human motivation and interpersonal relationships: Theory, research and applications, ,360

Legault, L.Amiot, C. (2014) In N. Weinstein (Ed.), The role of autonomy in intergroup processes: Integrating Self-Determination Theory and intergroup approaches. (pp. 159-190) New York: Springer.

Brunell, A. B.Webster, G. D. (2013) Self-determination and sexual experience in dating relationships. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39(7) ,970-987

Philippe, F. L., Koestner, R.Lekes, N. (2013) On the directive function of episodic memories in people’s lives: A look at romantic relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104 ,164-179

Ratelle, C. F.Simard, K., Guay, F. (2013) University students’ subjective well-being: The role of autonomy support from parents, friends, and the romantic partner. Journal of Happiness Studies, 14(3) ,893-910

Hadden, Benjamin W.Smith, Veronica C., Knee, C. R. (2013) The way I make you feel: How relatedness and compassionate goals promote partner’s relationship satisfaction. The Journal of Positive Psychology: Dedicated to furthering research and promoting good practice, ,1-8

Rodriguez, Lindsey M., Knee, C. R.Neighbors, Clayton (2013) Relationships can drive some to drink. Relationship-contingent self-esteem and drinking problems. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships,

Knee, C. R.Hadden, Benjamin W.Porter, BenRodriguez, Lindsey M. (2013) Self-determination theory and romantic relationship processes. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 17 ,307-324

Ratelle, C. F.Carbonneau, N.Vallerand, R. J., Mageau, G. A. (2013) Passion in the romantic sphere: A look at relational outcomes. Motivation and Emotion, 37 ,106-120

Legate, N., DeHaan, C. R., Weinstein, N., Ryan, R. M. (2013) Hurting you hurts me too: The psychological costs of complying with ostracism. Psychological Science, 24 ,583-588

Roth, G., Assor, A. (2012) The cost of parental pressure to express emotions: Conditional regard and autonomy support as predictors of emotion regulation and intimacy. Journal of Adolescence, 35 ,799-808

Legate, N., Ryan, R. M., Weinstein, N. (2012) Is coming out always a ‘‘good thing’’? Exploring the relations of autonomy support, outness, and wellness for lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 3 ,145-152

Uysal, A.Lin, H. L., Knee, C. R.Bush, A. L. (2012) The association between self-concealment from one’s partner and relationship well-being. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38 ,39–51

Ricard, N. C.Beaudry, S. G., Pelletier, L. G. (2012) Lovers with happy feet: The interdependence of relationship and activity factors for individuals dancing with a romantic partner. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 42 ,939–963

Carpentier, J., Mageau, G. A., Vallerand, R. J. (2012) Ruminations and flow: Why do people with a more harmonious passion experience higher well-being?. Journal of Happiness Studies, 13 ,501-518

Kanat-Maymon, Y., Roth, G., Assor, A.Reizer, A. (2012) Conditional regard in close relationship. In Mikulincer, M., & Shaver, P. R., Conditional regard in close relationships. , The Social Psychology of Meaning, Morality, and Choice (pp. 235-251) Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. doi: 10.1037/13748-013

Knee, C. R., Uysal, A. (2011) In Chirkov, V., Ryan, R., & Sheldon, K. (Eds.), The role of autonomy in promoting healthy dyadic, familial, and parenting relations. , Human autonomy in cross-cultural contexts: Perspectives on the psychology of agency, freedom, and well-being (pp. 95-110) Netherlands: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-9667-8_5

Pavey, L.Greitemeyer, T.Sparks, P. (2011) Highlighting relatedness promotes prosocial motives and behaviour. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37 ,905–917

Philippe, F. L., Vallerand, R. J., Houlfort, N.Lavigne, G. L. (2010) Passion for an activity and quality of interpersonal relationships: The mediating role of emotions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98(6) ,917-932

Custers, A. FWesterhof, G. J.Kuin, Y.Riksen-Walraven, M. (2010) Need fulfillment in caring relationships: Its relation with well-being of residents in somatic nursing homes. Aging & Mental Health, 14 ,731–739

Weinstein, N., Hodgins, H. S., Ryan, R. M. (2010) Autonomy and control in dyads: Effects on interaction quality and joint creative performance. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 36 ,1603-1617

Moller, A. C., Deci, E. L.Elliot, A. J. (2010) Person-level relatedness and the incremental value of relating. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 36 ,754-767

Wilson, P. M.Mack, D. E.Garcia Bengoechea, E.Bin, X. (2010) Understanding sport friendships in adapted sport athletes: Does fulfilling basic psychological needs matter?. In B. D. Geranto (Ed.), Sport psychology. (pp. 113-130) Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science.

Slotter, E. B.Finkel, E. J. (2009) The strange case of sustained dedication to an unfulfilling relationship: Predicting commitment and breakup from attachment anxiety and need fulfillment within relationships. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 35 ,85-100

Crow, S. R. (2009) Relationships that foster intrinsic motivation for information seeking. School Libraries Worldwide, 15 ,91-112

Gaine, G. S., La Guardia, J. G. (2009) The unique contributions of motivations to maintain a relationship and motivations toward relational activities to relationship well-being. Motivation and Emotion, 33 ,184-202

Neighbors, C.Walker, D. D.Roffman, R. A.Bmilinyi, L. F. (2008) Self determination theory and motivational interviewing: Complementary models to elicit voluntary engagement by partner-abusive men. American Journal of Family Therapy, 36 ,126-136

Soenens, B., Vansteenkiste, M.Goossens, L.Duriez, B. (2008) The intervening role of relational aggression between psychological control and friendship quality. Social Development, 17 ,661-681

La Guardia, J. G., Patrick, H. (2008) Self-determination theory as a fundamental theory of close relationships. Canadian Psychology, 49 ,201-209

Smith, C. V. (2007) In pursuit of ‘good’ sex: Self-determination and the sexual experience. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 24(1) ,69-85

Barnes, S., Brown, K. W.Krusemark, E. (2007) The role of mindfulness in romantic relationship satisfaction and responses to relationship stress. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 33 ,482-500

Ryan, R. M., Brown, K. W.Creswell, J. D. (2007) How integrative is attachment theory? Unpacking the meaning and significance of felt security. Psychological Inquiry, 18 ,177-182

Patrick, H., Knee, C. R.Canevello, A.Lonsbary, C. (2007) The role of need fulfillment in relationship functioning and well-being: A self-determination theory perspective. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92 ,434-457

Deci, E. L., La Guardia, J. G., Moller, A. C.Scheiner, M. J. (2006) On the benefits of giving as well as receiving autonomy support: Mutuality in close friendships. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32 ,313-327

Lewis, M. A., Neighbors, C.Malheim, J. E. (2006) Indulgence or restraint? Gender differences in the relationship between controlled orientation and the erotophilia-risky sex link. Personality and Individual Differences, 40(5) ,985-995

Ryan, R. M., La Guardia, J. G.Solky-Butzel, J., Chirkov, V. I. (2005) On the interpersonal regulation of emotions: Emotional reliance across gender, relationships, and culture. Personal Relationships, 12 ,146-163

Knee, C. R.Lonsbary, C.Canevello, A., Patrick, H. (2005) Self-determination and conflict in romantic relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 89 ,997-1009

Levesque, C. S.Laliberte, M. L. N., Pelletier, L. G., Blanchard, C. M. (2003) Harmonious and obsessive passion for the internet: Their associations with the couple’s relationship. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 33 ,197-221

Knee, C. R., Patrick, H.Vietor, N. A.Nanayakkara, A. (2002) Self-determination as growth motivation in romantic relationships. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 28(5) ,609-619

Boislard, M-A., Green-Demers, I., Pelletier, L. G.Chartrand, J. (2002) L’impact du style interpersonnel du partenaire sur la compétence, la motivation et la satisfaction sexuelles. Revue Quebecoise de Psychologie, 23 (3) ,105-121

Senecal, C., Vallerand, R. J., Guay, F. (2001) Antecedents and outcomes of work-family conflict: toward a motivational model. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27 ,176-186

Leak, G. K.Cooney, R. R. (2001) Self-determination, attachment styles, and well-being in adult romantic relationships. Representative Research in Social Psychology, 25 ,55-62

Williams, G. C.Frankel, R.Campbell, T. L., Deci, E. L. (2000) Research on relationship-centered care and health-care outcomes from the Rochester biopsychosocial program: A self-determination theory integration. Families, Systems & Health, 18 ,79-90

La Guardia, J. G., Ryan, R. M.Couchman, C. E., Deci, E. L. (2000) Within-person variation in security of attachment: A self-determination theory perspective on attachment, need fulfillment, and well-being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 79(3) ,367-384

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