New Book from Dr. Gillath and colleagues!

Systematic Review of Attachment Security Priming

Parnia Haj-Mohamadi, Omri Gillath, Erika L. Rosenberg. Identifying a Facial Expression of Flirtation and Its Effect on MenThe Journal of Sex Research, 2020

Bowen J., Gillath O., 2020, Who plays hard-to-get and who finds it attractive? Investigating the role of attachment style, Personality and Individual Differences,Volume 162 

Gregersen, S. C., & Gillath, O. (2020). How food brings us together: The ties between attachment and food behaviors. Appetite, 104654. 

Gillath, O., Gery C Karantzas, Juwon Lee (2019). Attachment and social networks, Current Opinion in Psychology, 25, 21-25. 

Krantzas, G., & Fraley, R. C. (2016). Adult Attachment: A Concise Guide to Theory and Research. New York: Academic Press. 

Gillath, O., Canterberry, M., & Atchley, P. (in press). Attachment as a predictor of driving performance. Transportation Research Part F: Psychology and Behaviour.

Griffith, R., Gillath, O., Zhao, X., & Martinez, R. (in press). Staying Friends with Ex-Romantic Partners: Predictors, Reasons, and Outcomes. Personal Relationships.

Goodman, D. L., Gillath, O., & *Haj-Mohamadi, P. (in press). Development and Validation of the PORM: Pretending Orgasm Reasons Measure. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Karantzas, C. G., & Gillath, O. (in press). Stress and wellbeing during chronic illness and partner death in later-life: The role of social support. Current Opinions in Psychology.

Lee, J., & Gillath, O. (in press). Perceived closeness to multiple social connections and attachment style: A longitudinal examination. Social Psychological and Personality Science.

Lee, J., Adams, G., Li, Y. J., & Gillath, O. (in press). Context matters for attractiveness bias [Peer commentary on the paper “Explaining financial and prosocial biases in favor of attractive people: Interdisciplinary perspectives from economics, social psychology, and evolutionary psychology” by D. Maestripieri, A. Henry, & N. Nickels]. Brain and Behavioral Sciences.

Bahns, A., Crandall, C., Gillath, O., & Preacher, K. (in press). Similarity in Relationships as Niche Construction: Choice, Stability, and Influence within Dyads in a Free Choice Environment. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Personality Processes and Individual Differences.

Adams, B. G., …. Gillath, O…. (in press). Ethnic Identity in Emerging Adults in Sub-Saharan Africa and the US, and its Associations with Psychological Well-Being. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology.

Gillath, O., & Keefer, L. A. (2016). Generalizing disposability: Residential mobility and the willingness to dissolve social ties. Personal Relationships, 23,186-198. 

Bahns, A. J., Crandall, C. S., Gillath, O. & Wilmer, J. B. (2016). Nonverbal Communication of Similarity via the Torso: It's in the Bag. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior,40, 151-170.

McGuire, A., B., Gillath, O., & Vitevitch, M. (2016). Effects of mental resource availability on looming task performance. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics78, 107-113. 

Gillath, O., & Collins, T. J. (2016). Unconscious desire: The affective and motivational aspects of subliminal sexual primingArchives of Sexual Behavior45(1), 5-20. 

Sakaluk J. K., & Gillath, O. (2016). The causal effects of relational security and insecurity on condom use attitudes and acquisition behaviorArchives of Sexual Behavior45(2), 339-352. ​

Abubakar, A., ….Gillath, O.,… (2015). Measurement invariance of the brief multidimensional student's life satisfaction scale among adolescents and emerging adults across 23 cultural contexts. Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment, 34, 1-11. 

Chun, S. D., Shaver, P. R., Gillath, O., Mathews, A., & Jorgensen, T. D. (2015). Testing a dual-process model of avoidant defenses. Journal of Research in Personality55, 75-83. 

Gillath, O., Gregersen, S., Canterberry, M., & Schmitt, D. P. (2014). The consequences of high levels of attachment securityPersonal Relationships, 21, 497-514.

DeWall, C. N., Gillath, O., Pressman, S. D., Black, L. L., Bartz, J., Moskovitz, J., & Stetler, D. A. (2014). When the Love Hormone Leads to Violence: Oxytocin Increases Intimate Partner Violence Inclinations among High Trait Aggressive People. Social and Personality Psychological Science, 5, 691-697.

Canterberry, M., & Gillath, O. (2013). Neural Evidence for a Multifaceted Model of Attachment SecurityInternational Journal of Psychophysiology, 88, 232-240. 

Gillath, O. E., Adams, G. E., & Kunkel, A. E. (2012). Relationship Science: Integrating Evolutionary, Neuroscience, and Sociocultural Approaches. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Gillath, O., Bahns, A. J., Ge, F., & Crandall, C. S., (2012). Shoes as a source of first impressions. Journal of Research in Personality, 46, 423-430

Collins, T. J., & Gillath, O. (2012). Attachment, Breakup Strategies, and Associated Outcomes: The Effects of Security Enhancement on the Selection of Breakup Strategies. Journal of Research in Personality, 46, 210-222. 

Schoemann, A. M., Gillath, O., & Sesko, A. K. (2012). Regrets, I have had a Few: Effects of dispositional and manipulated attachment on regret. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships,1, 1-25

Gillath, O., & Canterberry, M. (2012). Neural correlates of exposure to subliminal and supraliminal sexual cuesSCAN, 65, 1-13. 

Kemeny, M. E., Foltz, C., Ekman, P., Jennings, P., Rosenberg, E. L., Gillath, O., Shaver, P. R., &  Wallace, B. A. (2012). Contemplative/emotion training improves emotional life. Emotion, 12, 338-350.

Gillath, O., Landau, M. J., Selcuk, E., & Goldenberg, J. L. (2011). Effects of death salience and participant sex on cognitive, physiological, and behavioral responses to sexual stimuli. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 1219-1224. 

Birnbaum, G. E., Mikulincer, M., & Gillath, O. (2011). In and out of a Daydream: Attachment orientations, daily relationship quality, and sexual fantasies. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 1398-1410. 

​Gillath, O., Johnson, D. K., Selcuk, E., & Teel, C. (2011). Older Caregivers and Younger College Students: Comparing Network Management Skills, Attachment, and Well-Being During Transitions. Clinical Gerontologist, 34, 251-265. 

Bodner, E., Sarel, A., Gillath, O., & Iancu, I. (2010). The relationship between type of insurance, time period and length of stay in psychiatric hospitals: The Israeli case. The Israeli Journal of Psychiatry47, 284-290. 

Gillath, O., Sesko, A. K., Shaver, P. R., & Chun, S. D. (2010). Attachment, authenticity, and honesty: Dispositional and experimentally induced security can reduce self- and other-deception. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98, 841-855

Quirin, M., Gillath, O., Eggert, L., Pruessner, J., Kuestermann, E., & Kuhl, J. (2010). Adult attachment insecurity and hippocampal cell density. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 5, 39-47. 

Gillath, O., & Hart, J. J. (2010). The effects of psychological security and insecurity on political attitudes and leadership preferences. European Journal of Social Psychology40, 122-134. 

Gillath, O., Giesbrecht, B., & Shaver, P. R. (2009). Attachment, attention, and cognitive control: Attachment style and performance on general attention tasks. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45, 647-654. 

Noftle, E. E., & Gillath, O. (2009). Applying lessons from the person-situation debate to attachment theory and research. Journal of Research in Personality43, 260-261. 

Lavy, S., Mikulincer, M., Shaver, P. R., & Gillath, O. (2009). Intrusiveness in romantic relationships: A cross-cultural perspective on imbalances between proximity and autonomy. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 26, 989-1008. 

Gillath, O., Hart, J., Noftle, E. E., & Stockdale G. D. (2009). Development and validation of a state adult attachment measure (SAAM)Journal of Research in Personality43, 362-373. 

Gillath, O., Adams, G., & Kunkel, A. D. (2009). Making interdisciplinary work in relationships research. Relationship Research News(PDF) (IARR newsletter), 7, 10-13. 

Sutin, A. R., & Gillath, O. (2009). Autobiographical memory phenomenology and content mediate attachment style and psychological distress. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 56, 351-364.

Schachner, D. A., Shaver. P. R., & Gillath, O. (2008). Attachment style and long-term singlehood. Personal Relationships, 15, 479-491. 

Gillath, O., McCall, C., Shaver, P. R., & Blascovich, J. (2008). What can virtual reality teach us about prosocial tendencies in real and virtual environments? Media Psychology, 11, 259-282. 

Gillath, O., Mikulincer, M., Birnbaum, G., & Shaver, P. R. (2008). When sex primes love: Subliminal sexual priming motivates relational goal pursuit. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 1057-1069. 

Gillath, O., Selcuk, E., & Shaver, P. R. (2008). Moving toward a secure attachment style: Can repeated security priming help? Social and Personality Psychology Compass 2/4, 1651-1666, doi:10.1111/j.1751-9004.2008.00120.x 

Gillath, O., Shaver, P. R., Baek J. M., & Chun, S. D. (2008). Genetic correlates of adult attachment style. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 1396-1405. 

Edelstein, R. S., & Gillath, O. (2008). Avoiding interference: Adult attachment and emotional processing biases. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 171-181. 

Alonso-Arbiol, I., Balluerka, N., Shaver, P. R., & Gillath, O. (2008). Psychometric properties of the Spanish and American versions of the ECR adult attachment questionnaire: A comparative study. European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 24, 9-13. 

Gillath, O., Mikulincer, M., Birnbaum, G., & Shaver, P. R. (2007). Does subliminal exposure to sexual stimuli have the same effects on men and women? Journal of Sex Research, 44, 1-11

Gillath, O., & Shaver, P. R. (2007). Effects of attachment style and relationship context on selection among relational strategies. Journal of Research in Personality41, 968-976. 

Gillath, O., & Karantzas, G.C. (2007). Predicting prosocial personality from attachment facets: Are some facets more critical than others? Conference Proceedings of the Combined 7th Australian Psychological Society Relationship Interest Group and International Association of Relationship Research Mini Conference, 41-49. 

Landau M. J., Goldenberg, J. L., Greenberg, J. Gillath, O. Solomon, S., Cox, C., Martens, A., & Pyszczynski, T. (2006). The siren's call: Terror management and the threat of men's sexual attraction to women. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology90, 129-146.s 

Gillath, O., Mikulincer, M., Fitzsimons, G. M., Shaver, P. R., Schachner, D. A. & Bargh, J. A. (2006). Automatic activation of attachment-related goals. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32, 1375-1388.

Birnbaum, G. E., Reis, H. T., Mikulincer, M., Gillath, O., & Orpaz, A. (2006). When sex is more than just sex: Attachment orientations, sexual experience, and relationship qualityJournal of Personality and Social Psychology91, 929-943. 

Crawford, T. N., Shaver, P. R., Cohen, P., Pilkonis, P. A., Gillath, O., & Kasen, S. (2006). Self-reported attachment, interpersonal aggression, and personality disorder in a prospective community sample of adolescents and adults. Journal of Personality Disorders, 20, 331-351.

Birnbaum, G. E., & Gillath, O. (2006). Measuring subgoals of the sexual behavioral system: What is sex good for? Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 23, 675-701.

Gillath, O., Shaver, P. R., Mikulincer, M., Nitzberg, R. E., Erez, A., & van IJzendoorn, M. H. (2005). Attachment, caregiving, and volunteering: Placing volunteerism in an attachment-theoretical framework. Personal Relationships, 12, 425-446.

Taubman - Ben-Ari, O., Mikulincer, M., & Gillath, O. (2005). From parents to children: Similarity in parents and offspring driving styles. Transportation Research Part F: Psychology and Behaviour8, 19-29.

Schachner, D. A., Scheib, J. E., Gillath, O., & Shaver. P. R. (2005). Worldwide, economic development and gender equality correlate with liberal sexual attitudes and behavior: What does this tell us about evolutionary psychology? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 28, 293-294. 

Gillath, O., Bunge, S. A., Shaver P. R., Wendelken, C., & Mikulincer, M. (2005). Attachment-style differences in the ability to suppress negative thoughts: Exploring the neural correlates. Neuroimage28, 835-847. 

Mikulincer, M., Shaver, P. R., GillathO., & Nitzberg, R. E. (2005). Attachment, caregiving, and altruism: Boosting attachment security increases compassion and helping. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology85, 817-839. 

Taubman - Ben-Ari, O., Mikulincer, M., & Gillath, O. (2004). The multidimensional driving style inventory: Scale construction and validation. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 36, 323-332.

Mikulincer, M., Gillath, O., Sapir-Lavid, Y., Yaakobi, E., Arias, K., Tal-Aloni, L., & Bor, G. (2003). Attachment theory and concern for others' welfare: Evidence that activation of the sense of secure base promotes endorsement of self-transcendence values. Basic and Applied Social Psychology25, 299-312. 

Mikulincer, M., Gillath, O., & Shaver, P. R. (2002). Activation of the attachment system in adulthood: Threat-related primes increase the accessibility of mental representations of attachment figures. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology83, 881-895. 

Mikulincer, M., Gillath, O., Halevy, V., Avihou, N, Avidan, S., & Eshkoli, N. (2001). Attachment theory and reactions to others' needs: Evidence that activation of the sense of attachment security promotes empathic responses. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 81, 1205-1224. 

Mikulincer, M., Hirschberger, G., Nachmias, O., & Gillath, O. (2001). The affective component of the secure base schema: Affective priming with representations of attachment security. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology80, 305-321.