Articles

*Cyr, G., Godbout, N., Cloitre, M., & Bélanger, C. (2021 – online). Distinguishing among symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, complex posttraumatic stress disorder, and borderline personality disorder in a community sample of women. Journal of Traumatic Stress. doi: 10.1002/jts.22719

*Guyon, R., Fernet, M., *Dussault, É., Gauthier-Duchesne, A., Cousineau, M-M., Tardif, M., & Godbout, N. (2021 – online). Experiences of disclosure and reactions of close ones from the perspective of child sexual abuse survivors: A qualitative analysis of gender specificities. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. doi : 10.1080/10538712.2021.1942369

Lefebvre, A.-A., Dugal, C., Brassard, A., Lussier, Y., Lafontaine, M.-F., Godbout, N., Péloquin, K. (2021 – online). The role of relationship dissatisfaction in the dyadic associations between attachment insecurity and intimate partner violence among couples seeking therapy. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy. doi:10.1111/jmft.12537

Brassard, A., Belzile, M., Dugal, C., Gehl, K., Savard, C., Daspe, M.-E., Péloquin, K., & Godbout, N. (2021 – online). Predictors of discontinuation of an individual treatment in men perpetrator of intimate partner violence. Partner Abuse, 12(3). doi: 10.1891/PA-2020-0042

Berthelot, N., Savard, C., Lemieux, R., Garon-Bissonnette, J., Ensink, K., & Godbout, N. (2021 – online). Development and validation of a self-report measure assessing failures in the mentalization of trauma and adverse relationships. Child Abuse & Neglect, 105017. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2021.105017. Open Access.

Todorov, E.-H., Paradis, A., & Godbout, N. (2021 – online). Teen dating relationships: How daily disagreements are associated with relationship satisfaction. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. doi: 10.1007/s10964-020-01371-2

Dugal, C., Girard, M., Bélanger, C., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2021). Psychological intimate partner violence and childhood cumulative trauma: The mediating role of affect dysregulation, maladaptive personality traits, and negative urgency. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 36(11-12), 5101-5121. doi: 10.1177/0886260518801022

*Lafrenaye-Dugas, A.-J., Fernet, M., Hébert, M., Blais, M., & Godbout, N. (2021). Expérience amoureuse la plus difficile : Qu’en disent les garçons rapportant un vécu de violence physique dans leurs relations amoureuses? Revue internationale de la résilience des enfants et des adolescents, 8(1).

Lafortune, D., *Canivet, C., Boislard, M.A., & Godbout, N. (2021). Validation of a brief French version of the Sexual Anxiety Scale. The Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 30(1), 94-105. doi: 10.3138/cjhs.2020-0042

*Baumann, M., Bigras, N., Paradis, A., & Godbout, N. (2021).  It’s good to have you: The moderator role of relationship satisfaction in the link between child sexual abuse and sexual difficulties. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 47(1), 1-15. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2020.1797965

*Girard, M., Hébert, M., Godbout, N., Cyr, M., & Frappier, J.-M. (2020 – online). A longitudinal study of suicidal ideation in sexually abused adolescent girls: Depressive symptoms and affect dysregulation as predictors. Journal of Traumatic Stress. doi: 10.1002/jts.22608

            Winner of the award Relève étoile Paul-Gérin-Lajoie des Fonds de recherche du Québec –

                                                                    Société et Culture

*Guyon, R., Fernet, M., & Godbout, N. (2020). ‘‘A journey back to my wholeness’’: A qualitative metasynthesis on the relational and sexual recovery process of child sexual abuse survivors. International Journal of Child and Adolescent Resilience, 7(1), 72-86. doi: 10.7202/1072589ar

*Bigras, N., Bosisio, M., Daspe, M-È, & Godbout, N. (2020). Who am I and what do I need? Identity difficulties as a mechanism of the link between childhood neglect and adult sexual disturbances. International Journal of Sexual Health. 32(3), 267-281. doi: 10.1080/19317611.2020.1796881

*Dussault, É., Fernet, M., & Godbout, N. (2020). A metasynthesis of qualitative studies on mindfulness, sexuality, and relationality. Mindfulness, 11(12), 2682-2694. doi: 10.1007/s12671-020-01463-x

Brassard, A., Tourigny, M., *Dugal, C., Lussier, Y., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2020). Child maltreatment and polyvictimization as predictors of intimate partner violence in women from the general population of Québec. Violence Against Women, 26(11), 1305-1323. doi: 10.1177/1077801219857824

*Lafrenaye-Dugas, A.-J., Hébert, M. & Godbout, N. (2020). Profiles of medical and health services use in adults consulting in sex therapy: Associations to therapeutic alliance, attachment and trauma. The Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 29(3), 263-274. doi: 10.3138/cjhs.2019-0045

*Lafrenaye-Dugas, A.J., Hébert, M., & Godbout, N. (2020 – online). Sexual satisfaction improvement in patients seeking sex therapy: Evaluative study of the influence of traumas, attachment and therapeutic alliance. Sexual and Relationship Therapy. doi: 10.1080/14681994.2020.1726314

Briere, J., Runtz, M., *Rassart, C.-A., Rodd, K., & Godbout, N. (2020 – online). Sexual assault trauma: Does prior childhood maltreatment increase the risk and exacerbate the outcome? Child Abuse & Neglect, 103(104421). doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104421

*Girard, M., *Dugal, C., Hébert, M., & Godbout, N. (2020). Is my sex life ok? The mediating role of sexual anxiety in the association between childhood sexual abuse and sexual coercion against women. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 9(6), 717-733. doi: 10.1080/10538712.2020.1774697

*Therriault, C., *Bigras, N., Hébert, M., & Godbout, N. (2020). All involved in the recovery: Disclosure and social reactions following sexual victimization. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 29(6), 661-679. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2020.1725210

Godbout, N., *Morissette-Harvey, F., *Cyr, G., & Bélanger, C. (2020). Cumulative childhood trauma and couple satisfaction: Examining the mediating role of mindfulness. Mindfulness, 11(7), 1723-1733. doi: 10.1007/s12671-020-01390-x. Open Access.

*Guyon, R., Fernet, M., *Canivet, C., Tardif, M., & Godbout, N. (2020). Sexual self-concept among men and women child sexual abuse survivors: Emergence of differentiated profiles. Child Abuse & Neglect, 104, 104481. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104481

*Bigras, N., & Godbout, N. (2020). Validation francophone de l’Inventaire des capacités du soi altérées au sein d’adultes de la communauté et d’un échantillon clinique. Canadian Journal of Behavioral Sciences/Revue Canadienne des sciences du comportement, 52(4), 285-298. doi: 10.1037/cbs0000177

Godbout, N., *Bakhos, G., *Dussault, E., & Hébert, M. (2020). Childhood interpersonal trauma and sexual satisfaction in patients seeking sex therapy: Examining mindfulness and psychological distress as mediators. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 46:1, 43-56. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2019.1626309. Open Access.

*Dugal, C., Bélanger, C., Brassard, A., & Godbout, N. (2020). A dyadic analysis of the associations between cumulative childhood trauma and psychological intimate partner violence: The mediating roles of negative urgency and communication patterns. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 46(2), 337-351. doi :10.1111/jmft.12414

Dion, J., Gervais, J., *Bigras, N., & Godbout, N. (2019). A longitudinal study of the mediating role of romantic attachment in the relation between child maltreatment and psychological adaptation in emerging adults. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 48, 2391-2402. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-019-01073-4

*Bakhos, G., Bélanger, C., Trudel, G., & Godbout, N. (2019). Trouble de l’anorexie nerveuse : Modélisation théorique et traitement cognitif et comportemental. Science et Comportement, 29(1), 87-100.

Briere, J., Kwon, O., Semple, R.J., & Godbout, N. (2019). Recent suicidal ideation and behavior in the general population. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 207(5), 320-325. doi: 10.1097/NMD.0000000000000976

de Montigny Gauthier, L., *Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Rellini, A., Godbout, N., Charbonneau-Lefebvre, V., Desjardins, F., & Bergeron, S. (2019). The risks of telling: A dyadic perspective on romantic partners’ responses to child sexual abuse disclosures and their associations with sexual and relationship satisfaction. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 45(3), 480-493. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12345.

Godbout, N., *Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., *Bigras, N., Briere, J., Hébert, M., Runtz, M., & Sabourin, S. (2019). Intimate partner violence in male survivors of child maltreatment: A meta-analysis. Trauma, Violence and Abuse, 20(1), 99-113. doi: 10.1177/1524838017692382

Deslauriers, J.-M., *Canivet, C., Hébert, M., & Godbout, N. (2019). Réflexions pratiques sur l’implantation d’un groupe d’hommes ayant été victimes d’agression sexuelle durant leur enfance. Revue internationale de criminologie et de police technique et scientifique, 71(1), 465-473.

Godbout, N., Daspe, M.-E., Runtz, M., Cyr, G., & Briere, J. (2019). Childhood maltreatment, attachment, and borderline personality-related symptoms: Gender-specific structural equation models. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 11(1), 90-98. doi: 10.1037/tra0000403. Open Access.

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Rellini, A., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., & Bergeron, S. (2019). Intimacy mediates the relation between maltreatment in childhood and sexual and relationship satisfaction in adulthood: A dyadic longitudinal analysis. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 48, 803-814doi: 10.1007/s10508-018-1309-1

Briere, J., Runtz, M., Eadie, E. M., *Bigras, N., & Godbout, N. (2019). The Disorganized Response Scale: Construct validity of a potential self-report measure of disorganized attachment. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 11(5), 486-494. doi: 10.1037/tra0000396

*Bolduc, R., *Bigras, N., Daspe, M.-È., Hébert, M., & Godbout, N. (2018). Childhood cumulative trauma and depressive symptoms in adulthood: The role of mindfulness and dissociation. Mindfulness, 9(5), p. 1594-1603. doi : 10.1007/s12671-018-0906-3

*Dugal, C., Godbout, N., Bélanger, C., Hébert, M., & Goulet, M. (2018). Cumulative childhood maltreatment and psychological intimate partner violence: The role of emotion dysregulation. Partner Abuse, 9(1), 18-40. doi: 10.1891/1946-6560.9.1.18

*Lafrenaye-Dugas, A.-J., Godbout, N., & Hébert, M. (2018). Cumulative childhood trauma and therapeutic alliance: The moderating role of avoidant attachment in adult patients consulting in sex therapy. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2018.1447057.

Ensink, K., Godbout, N., Bigras, N., Lampron, J., Sabourin, S., & Normandin, L. (2018). Persistent and transitory sexualized behavior problems in children. Child Psychiatry & Human Development, 49(4), 621-631. doi: 10.1007/s10578-017-0778-0

*Déziel. J., Godbout., N., Hébert, M. (2018). Anxiety, dispositional mindfulness, and sexual desire in men consulting in clinical sexology: A mediational model. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 44, 513-520. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2017.1405308

Dion, J., Paquette, L., Daigneault, I., Godbout, N., & Hébert, M. (2018). Validation of the French version of the Child and Adolescent Mindfulness Measure (CAMM) among samples of French and Indigenous youth. Mindfulness, 9, 645-653, doi: 10.1007/s12671-017-0807-x.

Labadie, C., Godbout, N., *Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Sabourin, S. (2018). Adult profiles of child sexual abuse survivors: Attachment insecurity, sexual compulsivity, and sexual avoidance. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 44:4, 354-369. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2017.1405302.

Hébert, M., Daspe, M-È., Lapierre, A., Godbout, N., Blais, M., Fernet, M., & Lavoie, F. (2017). A meta-analysis of risk and protective factors for dating violence victimization: The role of family and peer interpersonal context. Trauma, Violence and Abuse, 1-17. doi: 10.1177/1524838017725336

*Bigras, N., Godbout, N., Hébert, M., & Sabourin, S. (2017). Cumulative adverse childhood experiences and sexual satisfaction in sex therapy patients: What role for symptom complexity? The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 14(3), 444-454. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2017.01.013

Briere, J., Dias, C. P., Semple, R. J., Scott, C., *Bigras, N., & Godbout, N. (2017). Acute stress symptoms in seriously injured patients: Precipitating versus cumulative trauma and the contribution of peritraumatic distress. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 30(4), 381-388. doi: 10.1002/jts.22200

Briere, J., Runtz, M., Eadie, E., *Bigras, N., & Godbout, N. (2017). Disengaged parenting: Structural equation modeling with child abuse, insecure attachment, and adult symptomatology. Child Abuse & Neglect, 67, 260-270. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.02.036

Daspe, M.-È., Lussier, Y., Desaulniers, V., Godbout, N., Perron, A., Sabourin, S., & Bronsard, F. (2017). Personnalité et distorsions cognitives des agresseurs sexuels : Changements longitudinaux suite à un traitement pour agression sexuelle envers les enfants. Criminologie, 50(1), 233-262. doi : 10.7202/1039803ar

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Blais-Lecours, S., Labadie, C., Bergeron, S., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2017). Response to editorial comment on: Profiles of cyberpornography use and sexual well-being in adults. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 14, 87. doi : 10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.11.320

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Blais-Lecours, S., Labadie, C., Bergeron, S., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2017). Profiles of cyberpornography use and sexual well-being in adults. The Journal of Sexual Medicine, 14, 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2016.10.016.

Bélanger, C., Courchesne, C., Leduc, A. G., Dugal, C., El Baalbaki, G., Marchand, A., Godbout, N., Marcaurelle, R., & Perreault, M. (2017). Predictors for dropout from cognitive-behavioral treatment in patients with panic disorder and agoraphobia: An exploratory study. Behavior Modification, 41(1), 113-140. doi: 10.1177/0145445516656614

*Bigras, N., *Daspe, M.-È., Godbout, N., Briere, J., & Sabourin, S. (2017). Cumulative childhood trauma and adult sexual satisfaction: Mediation by affect dysregulation and sexual anxiety in men and women. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 43(4), 377-396. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2016.1176609.

Ensink, E., Bégin, M., Normandin, L., Godbout, N., & Fonagy, P. (2017). Mentalization and dissociation in the context of trauma: Implications for child psychopathology. Trauma and Dissociation, 18(1), 11-30. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2016.1172536

            Winner of the Richard P. Kluft Award for the Journal of Trauma & Dissociation 2017 Best Article

Godbout, N., *Daspe, M.-È., Lussier, Y., Sabourin, S., Dutton, D., & Hébert, M. (2017). Early exposure to violence, relationship violence, and relationship satisfaction in adolescents and emerging adults: The role of romantic attachment. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 9(2), 127-137. doi: 10.1037/tra0000136

Blais-Lecours, S., *Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Godbout, N., & Sabourin, S. (2016). Cyberpornography: Time use, perceived addiction, sexual functioning and sexual satisfaction. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 19(11), 649-655. doi: 10.1089/cyber.2016.0364.

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Godbout, N., Germain Bédard, M., Charest, É., Briere, J., & Sabourin, S. (2016). Emotional and sexual correlates of child sexual abuse as a function of self-definition status. Child Maltreatment, 21(3), 228-238. doi: 10.1177/1077559516656069

Godbout, N., Hodges, M., Briere, J., & Runtz, M. (2016). Structural analysis of the Trauma Symptom Inventory -2 in three samples. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 25(3), 333-346. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2015.1079285

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., *Dugal., C., Poirier Stewart, R., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Lussier, Y., & Briere, J. (2016). Extradyadic sexual involvement and sexual compulsivity in male and female sexual abuse survivors. The Journal of Sex Research, 53(4-5), 614-625. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2015.1061633.

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Briere, J., Lussier, Y., & Runtz, M. (2016). Adult sexual outcomes of child sexual abuse vary according to relationship status. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42(2), 341-356. doi: 10.1111/jmft.12154

Briere, J., Madni, L., & Godbout, N. (2016). Recent suicidality in the general population: Multivariate association with childhood maltreatment and adult victimization. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31(18), 3063-3079. doi: 10.1177/0886260515584339

*Daspe, M.-È., Sabourin, S., Godbout, N., Lussier, Y., & Hébert, M. (2016). Neuroticism and men’s sexual coercion as reported by both partners in a community sample of couples. The Journal of Sex Research, 53(8), 1036-1046. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2015.1094778

*Bigras, N., Godbout, N., & Briere, J. (2015). Child sexual abuse, sexual anxiety, and sexual satisfaction: The role of self-capacities. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 24(5), 464-483. doi: 10.1080/10538712.2015.1042184

*Bigras, N., Godbout, N., Hébert, M., Runtz, M., & Daspe, M.-È. (2015). Identity and relatedness as mediators between child emotional abuse and adult dyadic adjustment in women. Child Abuse & Neglect, 50, 85-93. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.07.009

Briere, J., Godbout, N., & Dias, C. (2015). Cumulative trauma, hyperarousal, and suicidality in the general population: A path analysis. Journal of Trauma and Dissociation, 16(2), 153-169. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2014.970265

Macintosh, H., Godbout, N., & Dubash, N. (2015). Borderline personality disorder: Disorder of trauma or personality, a review of the empirical literature. Canadian Psychology, 56(2), 227-241. doi: 10.1037/cap0000028

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., *Daspe, M.-È., Godbout, N., & Sabourin, S. (2015). Les déterminants et les corrélats des comportements sexuels compulsifs. Revue québécoise de psychologie, 36(3), 7-33. 

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Godbout, N., Labadie, C., Runtz, M., Lussier, Y., & Sabourin, S. (2015). Avoidant and compulsive sexual behaviors in male and female survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Child Abuse and Neglect, 40, 48-59. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2014.10.024

Péloquin, K., *Bigras, N., Brassard, A., & Godbout, N. (2014). Perceiving that one’s partner is supportive moderates the association between attachment avoidance and psychosexual variables. Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 23(3), 178-188. doi: 10.3138/cjhs.2443

Berthelot, N., Godbout, N., Hébert, M., Goulet, M., & Boucher, S. (2014). Childhood maltreatment increases the risk of intimate partner violence via PTSD and anger personality traits in individuals engaged in sex therapy. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 23(9), 982-998. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2014.960631 

Berthelot, N., Godbout, N., Hébert, M., Goulet, M., & Bergeron, S. (2014). Prevalence and correlates of childhood sexual abuse in adults consulting for sexual problems. Journal of Marital and Sex Therapy, 40(5), 434-443. doi:10.1080/0092623X.2013.772548

Godbout, N., Briere, J., Sabourin, S., & Lussier, Y. (2014). Child sexual abuse and subsequent relational and personal functioning: The role of parental support. Child Abuse and Neglect, 38(2), 317-325. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.10.001

*Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Péloquin, K., & Wright, J. (2014). Les séquelles conjugales d’une agression sexuelle vécue à l’enfance ou à l’adolescence. Carnet de notes sur les maltraitances infantiles, 3(1), 21-41. doi : 10.3917/cnmi.132.0021. Available online.

Hodges, M., Godbout, N., Briere, J., Lanktree, C., Gilbert, A., & Taylor Kletzka, N. (2013). Cumulative trauma and symptom complexity in children: A path analysis. Child Abuse and Neglect, 37(11), 891-898. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.04.001

Briere, J., Godbout, N., & Runtz, M. (2012). The Psychological Maltreatment Review (PMR): Initial reliability and validity. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 21(3), 300-320. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2012.659801

Lanktree, C. B., Briere, J., Godbout, N., Hodges, M., Chen, K, Trimm, L., Adams, B., Maida, C. A., & Freed, W. (2012). Treating multitraumatized, socially marginalized children: Results of a naturalistic treatment outcome study. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 21(8), 813-828. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2012.722588

Briere, J., Hodges, M., & Godbout, N. (2010). Traumatic stress, affect dysregulation, and dysfunctional avoidance: A structural equation model. Journal of traumatic Stress, 23(6), 767-774. doi: 10.1002/jts.20578

Bouchard, S., Godbout, N., & Sabourin, S. (2009). Sexual attitudes and activities in women with borderline personality disorder involved in romantic relationships. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 35(2), 106-121. doi: 10.1080/00926230802712301

Godbout, N., Dutton, D., Lussier, Y., & Sabourin, S. (2009). Early experiences of violence as predictors of intimate partner violence and marital adjustment, using attachment theory as a conceptual framework. Personal Relationships, 16(3), 365-384. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6811.2009.01228.x

Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., & Lussier, Y. (2009). Child sexual abuse and adult romantic adjustment:  Comparison of single- and multiple-indicator measures. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 24(4),693-705. doi: 10.1177/0886260508317179

Beaudoin, A. S., Carbonneau, N., Godbout, N., Bouchard, S., & Sabourin, S. (2007). Validation préliminaire du questionnaire d’activités et d’attitudes à l’égard de la sexualité. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 39(4), 301-306. doi: 10.1037/cjbs2007022

Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., & Lussier, Y. (2007). La relation entre l’abus sexuel subi durant l’enfance et la satisfaction conjugale chez l’homme. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 39(1), 46-59. doi: 10.1037/cjbs2007004

Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., & Lussier, Y. (2006). Early abuse experiences and subsequent gender differences in couple adjustment. Violence and Victims, 21(6), 747-764. doi: 10.1891/0886-6708.21.6.744