Scientific Publications

I believe that when psychologists bridge the gap between research and practice, more effective treatments are possible.

Journal Articles


Earlier publications appear in my maiden name, Munchua, or in a hyphenated version, Munchua-DeLisle.

DeLisle, M. M., & Holden, R. R. (2009). Differentiating between depression, hopelessness, and psychache in university undergraduates. Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling Development, 42, 46-63.

Holden, R. R., & DeLisle, M. M. (2006). Factor structure of the Reasons for Attempting Suicide Questionnaire (RASQ) with Suicide Attempters. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 28, 1-8.

Holden, R. R., & DeLisle, M. M. (2005). Factor analysis of the Beck Scale for Suicide Ideation with female suicide attempters. Assessment, 12, 231-238.

DeLisle, M. M., & Holden, R. R. (2004). Depression, hopelessness, and psychache as increasingly specific predictors of suicidal manifestations. Canadian Clinical Psychologist, 15, 7-9.

Munchua, M. M., LeSage, D. M., Reddon, J. R., & Badham, T. D. (2003). Motivation, satisfaction, and perceived freedom: A tridimensional model of leisure among young offenders. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 38, 53-64.

Reddon, J. R., Schuler, K. J., & Munchua, M. M. (2002). Leisure and psychosocial adjustment. American Journal of Recreational Therapy, 1(1), 15-20.

Eamon, K., Munchua, M. M., & Reddon, J. R. (2001). Effectiveness of an anger management program for women inmates. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 34, 45-60.

Verdote-Robertson, R., Munchua, M. M., & Reddon, J. R. (2000). The use of low intensity laser therapy (LILT) for the treatment of open wounds in psychogeriatric patients: A pilot study. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 18(2), 1-19.

Eamon, K., McLaren, D., Munchua, M., & Tsutsumi, L. M. (1999). The peer support program at Edmonton Institution for Women. Forum on Corrections Research, 11, 28-30.

Book Chapters

Munchua-DeLisle, M. M., & Reddon, J. R. (2005). Leisure motivation in relation to psychosocial adjustment. In S. P. Shohov (Ed.), Advances in Psychology Research, Vol. 33 (pp. 203-217). Hauppage, NY: Nova Science Publishers.

Reddon, J. R., Vander Veen, S., & Munchua, M. M. (2001). The hierarchical nexus of psychosocial adjustment and psychopathology: Relationship of the Holden Psychological Screening Inventory (HPSI) with the Basic Personality Inventory (BPI) and the Differential Personality Inventory (DPI). In F. Columbus (Ed.), Advances in Psychology Research, Vol. 3 (pp. 91-125). Hauppage, NY: Nova Science Publishers.