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

Berthelot, N., Savard, C., Lemieux, R., Garon-Bissonnette, J., Ensink, K., & Godbout, N. (2021 – en ligne). 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. Accès libre (Open Access):

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

Girard, M., Hébert, M., Godbout, N., Cyr, M., & Frappier, J.-M. (2020 – en ligne). 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

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. 

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. 

Baumann, M., Bigras, N., Paradis, A., & Godbout, N. (2020).  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. Advanced online publication.

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. Advanced online publication.

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

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

Girard, M., Dugal, C., Hébert, M., et 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. Advanced online publication.

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 - Open Access). Cumulative childhood trauma and couple satisfaction: Examining the mediating role of mindfulness. Mindfulness, 11(7), 1723-1733.

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. Advanced online publication.

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. Advanced online publication.

Godbout, N., Bakhos, G., Dussault, E., & Hébert, M. (2020 - Open Access). 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.

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), 337-357. 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.

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

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.

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.

Brassard, A., Tourigny, M., Dugal, C., Lussier, Y., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2019). Child maltreatment and polyvictimization as predictors of intimate partner violence in women from the general population of Québec. Violence Against Women, 1-19.

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.

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.

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, 803-814.doi: 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

Dugal, C., Girard, M., Bélanger, C., Sabourin, S., & Godbout, N. (2018-En ligne). Psychological intimate partner violence and childhood cumulative trauma: The mediating role of affect dysregulation, maladaptive personality traits, and negative urgency. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

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

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.

Lafrenaye-Dugas, A.-J., Godbout, N., & Hébert, M. (2018). Cumulative childhood trauma and therapeutic alliance: The moderator role of attachment in adult patients consulting in sex therapy. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy44(7), 667-678. doi : 10.1080/0092623X.2018.1447057

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 

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.

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.

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.

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.

Godbout, N., Vaillancourt-Morel, M.-P., Bigras, N., Briere, J., Hébert, M., Runtz, M., & Sabourin, S. (2017). Intimate partner violence in male survivors of child maltreatment: A meta-analysis. Trauma, Violence and Abuse, 1-15. doi :

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.

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.

Ensink, K., 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.

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. Epub 2016

Bélanger, C., Leduc, A. G., Courchesne, C., Dugal, C., Perreault, M., El Baalbaki, G., Godbout, N., & Marcaurelle, R. (2017). Predictors for dropout from cognitive-behavioral treatment in patient with panic disorder and agoraphobia: An exploratory study. Behavior Modification41(1), 113-140.

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.

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

Bigras, N., Daspe, M.-È., Godbout, N., Briere, J., & Sabourin, S. (2016). Cumulative childhood trauma and adult sexual satisfaction: Mediation by affect dysregulation and sexual anxiety in men and womenJournal of Sex & Marital Therapy. 43(4), 377-396. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2016.1176609.

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 statusChild Maltreatment. 21(3), 228-238. doi : 10.1177/1077559516656069

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 statusJournal of Marital and Family Therapy. Publié en ligne : 25 Jan 2016. doi : 10.1111/jmft.12154

Daspe, M.-È., Sabourin, S., Godbout, N., Lussier, Y., & Hébert, M. (2015). Neuroticism and men's sexual coercion as reported by both partners in a community sample of couplesThe Journal of Sex Research. Publié en ligne : 25 Nov 2015. 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-capacitiesJournal 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 couple adjustment in women. Child Abuse & Neglect50, 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

Briere, J., Madni, L., & Godbout, N. (2015). Recent Suicidality in the General Population: Multivariate Association with Childhood Maltreatment and Adult VictimizationJournal of Interpersonal Violence. Publié en ligne : 6 Mai 2015. doi : 10.1177/0886260515584339

Macintosh, H., Godbout, N., & Dubash, N. (2015). Borderline Personality Disorder: Disorder of Trauma or Personality, a Review of the Empirical LiteratureCanadian Psychology56(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., Dugal, C., Poirier Stewart, R., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Lussier, Y., & Briere, J. (2015). Extradyadic sexual involvement and sexual compulsivity in male and female sexual abuse survivorsThe Journal of Sex Research. Publié en ligne : 30 Sept 2015. doi : 10.1080/00224499.2015.1061633

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 abuseChild Abuse and Neglect, 40, 48-59. doi : 10.1016/j.chiabu.2014.10.024

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 ProblemsJournal of Marital and Sex Therapy40(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 supportChild Abuse and Neglect, 38, 317-325doi : 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.10.001

Péloquin, K., Bigras, N., Brassard, A., & Godbout, N. (2014). Perceiving that one’s partner is supportive moderates the association between attachment avoidance and psychosexual variablesCanadian Journal of Human Sexuality23(3), 178-188. doi :10.3138/cjhs.2443

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’adolescenceCarnet de notes sur les maltraitances infantiles, 2(3), 21-41.

Godbout, N., Runtz, M., MacIntosch, H., & Briere, J. (2013). Répercussions des traumas interpersonnels sur la relation de couple : Comprendre pour mieux intervenir. Cahier recherche et pratique : Les nouvelles réalités du couple, 3(2), 14-17.

Godbout, N., Runtz, M., MacIntosch, H., & Briere, J. (2013). Childhood trauma and couple relationshipsIntegrating Science and Practice, 3(2), 14-17.

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, 891-898doi : 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.04.001

Lussier, Y., Brassard, A., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Wright, J., & Dutton, D. (2013). La violence conjugale: paramètres utiles pour l’évaluation et l’interventionCahier recherche et pratique : Les nouvelles réalités du couple, 3(2), 8-13.

Lussier, Y., Brassard, A., Godbout, N., Sabourin, S., Wright, J., & Dutton, D. (2013). Spousal violence: Useful parameters for assessment and interventionIntegrating Science and Practice, 3(2), 8-13.

Briere, J., Godbout, N., & Runtz, M. (2012). The Psychological Maltreatment Review (PMR): Initial reliability and validity. Journal of Maltreatment, Abuse and Trauma, 21, 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 studyJournal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 21, 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 modelJournal of traumatic Stress, 23, 767-774doi : 10.1002/jts.20578

Bouchard, S., Godbout, N., & Sabourin, S. (2009). Sexual attitudes and activities in women with borderline personality disorder involved in romantic relationshipsJournal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 35, 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 frameworkPersonal Relationships, 16, 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 sexualitéCanadian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 39(4), 301-306doi : 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’hommeCanadian Journal of Behavioural Sciences, 39(1), 6-59doi : 10.1037/cjbs2007004

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