Publications

For a complete list of publications, please see Dr. Ouimet’s Research Gate page.

Journal articles

Tobon, J. I., Zipursky, R. B., Streiner, D. L., BArtsSc, E. C., Bahl, N., Ouimet, A. J., Burckell, L., Jeffs, L., & Bieling, P. J. (2020). Motivational Enhancement as a Pretreatment to a Transdiagnostic Intervention for Emerging Adults with Emotion Dysregulation: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Narvaez-Linares, N. F., Charron, V., Ouimet, A. J., Labelle, P. R., & Plamondon, H. (2020). A systematic review of the Trier Social Stress Test methodology: Issues in promoting study comparison and replicable research. Neurobiology of Stress, 13,100235. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ynstr.2020.100235

Bottesi, G., Ouimet, A. J., Cerea, S., Granziol, U., Carraro, E., Sica, C., Ghisi, M. (2020). Comprehensive behavioral therapy of Trichotillomania: A multiple-baseline single-case experimental design. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 1210. https://doi.org/ 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.01210

Tobon, J., Zipurskey, R. B., Streiner, D. L., Colvin, E., Bahl, N., Ouimet, A. J., Burckell, L., Jeffs, L., and Bieling, P. J. (2020). Motivational enhancement as a pretreatment to a transdiagnostic intervention for emerging adults with emotion dysregulation: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Journal of the Canadian Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 29, 132-148. https://www.cacap-acpea.org/wp-content/uploads/Motivational-Enhancement-as-a-Pretreatment.pdf

Tutino, J. S., Ouimet, A. J., & Ferguson, R. J. (2020). Exploring the impact of safety behaviour use on cognitive, psychophysiological, and emotional responses during a speech task. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy, 48, 557-571. https://doi.org/10.1017/S13524658200007X

Ouimet, A. J. (Guest Editor), & Ferguson, R. J. (2019). Innovations and advances in cognitive behavioral therapy: Insights from experimental psychopathology. Special Collection Editorial, Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, OnlineFirst.

Kane, L., Dawson, S. J., Shaughnessy, K., Reissing, E. D., Ouimet, A. J., Ashbaugh, A. R. (2019). A review of experimental research on anxiety and sexual arousal: Implications for treatment of sexual dysfunction using cognitive behavioural therapy. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 10(2), 1-24.  

Ouimet, A. J., Ashbaugh, A. R., & Radomsky, A. S. (2019). Hoping for more: How cognitive science has and hasn’t been helpful to the OCD clinicianAdvances in Cognitive Science and Psychopathology. Special issue of Clinical Psychology Review, 69, 14-29.

Kane, L., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A. J. (2018). Just tell me it’s going to be OK! Fear of negative evaluation may be more important than fear of positive evaluation in predicting excessive reassurance seekingCanadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 50(4), 217-225.

Tutino, J. S, Shaughnessy, K., & Ouimet, A. J. (2017). Looking at the bigger picture: Young men’s sexual health from a psychological perspective. Journal of Health Psychology, Online First.

Tutino, J. S, Ouimet, A. J., & Shaughnessy, K. (2017). How do psychological risk factors predict sexual outcomes? A comparison of four models of young women’s sexual health. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 14, 1232-1240.

Bottesi, G., Cerea, S., Ouimet, A. J., Sica, C., & Ghisi, M. (2016). Affective correlates of trichotillomania across the pulling cycle: Findings from an Italian sample of self-identified hair pullersPsychiatry Research, 246, 606-611. 

Ouimet, A. J., Kane, L., & Tutino, J. S. (2016) Anxiety sensitivity is indirectly related to anxiety and depressive symptoms via emotion regulation. Cogent Psychology, 3, 1249132.

Ouimet, A. J., Bahl, N., Radomsky, A.S. (2016). Thinking high but feeling low: An exploratory cluster analysis investigating how implicit and explicit spider fear co-vary. Cognition and Emotion, 1-12.

Farrell, N.R., Ouimet, A.J., Rowa, K., Soreni, N., Swinson, R.P., & McCabe, R.E. (2016). Who gets better when? An investigation of change patterns in group cognitive behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorderJournal of Obsessive Compulsive and Related Disorders, 10, 35-41.

Bottesi, G., Ghisi, M., Ouimet, A. J., Tira, M. D., & Sanavio, E. (2015). Compulsivity and impulsivity in Pathological Gambling: Does a dimensional-transdiagnostic approach add clinical utility to DSM-5 classification? Journal of Gambling Studies, 31, 825-847.

Ghisi, M., Bottesi, G., Sica, C., Ouimet, A. J., & Sanavio, E. (2013). Prevalence, phenomenology and diagnostic criteria of hair-pulling in an Italian non-clinical sample: A preliminary study. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 2, 22-29.

Ouimet, A. J., Radomsky, A. S., & Barber, K. C. (2012). Interrelationships between spider-fear associations, attentional disengagement and self-reported fear: A preliminary test of a dual-systems model. Cognition & Emotion, 26, 1428-1444.

Tobon, J. I., Ouimet, A. J., & Dozois, D. J. A. (2011). Attention bias in anxiety disorders following cognitive behavioural treatment. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 25, 114-129.

Ouimet, A. J., Gawronski, B., & Dozois, D. J. A. (2009). Cognitive vulnerability to anxiety: A review and an integrative model. Clinical Psychology Review, 29, 459-470.

Covin, R., Ouimet, A. J., Seeds, Pamela M., & Dozois, D. J. A. (2008). A meta-analysis of CBT for pathological worry among clients with GAD. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 22, 108-116.

Book Chapters

Ouimet, A. J., & Ashbaugh, A. R. (2017). Anxiety (pp. 253-375). In W. O’Donohue, L. James, & C. Snipes (Eds.) Practical strategies and tools to promote treatment engagement. Springer.

Ouimet, A. J. (2016). Integrating the Reflective Impulsive Model with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) for anxiety disorders (pp. 189-204). In R. Deutsch, B. Gawronski, & W. Hofmann (Eds.). Reflective and Impulsive Determinants of Human Behavior. Psychology Press.

Barber, K. C., Donegan, E., Ouimet, A. J., & Radomsky, A. S. (2015). Cognitive restructuring. In I. Milosevic & R. McCabe (Eds.). Phobias: The psychology of irrational fear, An encyclopedia. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO.

Ouimet, A. J., Covin, R., & Dozois, D. J. A. (2012). Generalized Anxiety Disorder. In P. Sturmey & M. Hersen (Eds.), Handbook of evidence-based practice in clinical psychology, Volume II: Adult Disorders. Wiley Publishing.

Conference Presentations

Tutino, J. S., Pilin, M., Fehr, Cassandra J., Kelly-Turner, K., & Ouimet, A. J. (November, 2017). You say yes, I say no! Examining the impact of negation and reappraisal of spider-relevant stereotypes on implicit and explicit measures of spider fear. Poster presented at the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, San Diego, CA.

Bahl, N., Ouimet, A. J., Tobon, J., & Zipursky, R. (November, 2017). No time like the present! Treating youth with emerging symptoms of mental illness using emotion regulation skills group therapy. Poster presented at the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, San Diego, CA.

Tobon, J. I., Zipursky, R. J., Streiner, D., Bieling, P. J., Burckell, L., & Ouimet, A. J. (September, 2017). Treating emotional dysregulation as a transdiagnostic precursor to psychiatric disorders in an early intervention service. Poster presented at the International Conference on Youth Mental Health, Dublin, IE.

Bowie, K. L. M., Fehr, C. J., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). The impact of emotion regulation strategies on social anxiety and outcomes on a speech task. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Ottawa, ON.

Fehr, C. J., Tutino, J. S., Bahl, N., Bowie, K. L. M., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). Does everybody deal with their emotions in the same way? Emotion regulation strategies differentially predict symptoms of anxiety and depression. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Ottawa, ON.

Pilin, M., Tutino, J. S., Fehr, C. J., Kelly-Turner, K., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). Friendly spiders: Does reappraising spiders as safe lead to greater approach and less anxiety on a behavioural approach task? Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Ottawa, ON.

Rocheleau, J. N., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). Do novel implicit measures of social anxiety tell us anything more about anxiety and avoidance behaviour during a speech task than self-report questionnaires? Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Ottawa, ON.

Tutino, J. S., Fehr, C. J., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). Am I in control? Perceived sense of control mediates the relationship between anxiety sensitivity and emotion regulation. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Ottawa, ON. [Jack Rachman Research Poster Award]

Colvin, E., Tobon, J., Zipursky, R., Bileling, P., Jeffs, L., Burckell, L., Ouimet, A. J., & Streiner, D. (May, 2017). Motivational enhancement therapy as a pretreatment for youth undergoing Dialectical Behaviour Therapy skills training. Poster presented at the 29th Annual McMaster Psychiatry Research Day, Hamilton, ON.

Bahl, N., Tutino, J. S., Fehr, C. J., & Ouimet, A. J. (May, 2017). Feeling is believing! Do emotion regulation beliefs and strategies explain the relationship between anxiety sensitivity and anxiety symptoms? Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention, Boston, MA.

Pilin, M., Tutino, J.S., Kelly-Turner, K., Fehr, C., & Ouimet, A. J. (January, 2017). Friendly spiders: Does the rule-based processing method affect fear and avoidance on a behavioural approach task? Poster presented at the Centre for Clinical Research and Health Research Day, Montreal, QC.

Ouimet, A. J. (Chair) (October, 2016). What’s basic cognitive science got to do with it? Contributions, detractions, integration, and future directions for cognitive and behavioral therapies. Panel discussion (with N. Amir, B. J. Deacon, R. J. McNally, A. S. Radomsky, & G. J. Siegle) presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, New York, NY.

Kane, L., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A. J. (October, 2016). There is nothing to fear but negative and positive evaluation! Interactive effects on excessive reassurance seeking. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, New York, NY.

Tutino, J. S., Ouimet, A. J., & Shaughnessy, K. (October, 2016). More than just anxiety sensitivity? A multifactorial investigation into the risk factors for sexual difficulties. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Convention, New York, NY.

Tutino, J. S., Shaughnessy, K. & Ouimet, A. J. (September, 2016). Two sides of the same coin: Do psychological risk factors differentially influence sexual outcomes in men and women? Poster presented at the Canadian Sex Research Forum, Quebec City, QC.

Bottesi, G., Cerea, S., Ouimet, A. J., Ghisi, Marta (September, 2016). Investigation of the affective correlates of trichotillomania in an Italian sample of clinical hair pullers. Poster presented at the European Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies Congress, Stockholm, SE.

Bahl, N., Kane, L., & Ouimet, A.J. (2016, May). How did I do? Investigating interactive effects of evaluation fears on excessive reassurance seeking. Poster presented at the Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies, Hamilton, Ontario.

Bowie, K. L. M., Bahl, N., Kane, L., Chomondeley, K., & Ouimet, A.J. (2016, May). How do you think before you act? Investigating the predictability of implicit and explicit measures of social anxiety. Poster presented at the Canadian Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies, Hamilton, Ontario.

Tutino, J. S., Ouimet, A. J., Shaughnessy, K., Balayer, M., & Martinelli, G. (May, 2016). Do anxiety sensitivity and emotion regulation go hand in hand? The role of transdiagnostic factors in sexual functioning and satisfaction. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies Convention, Hamilton, ON.

Kane, L., Bahl, N., & Ouimet, A.J. (2016, January). Are you sure? The interactive effects of fear of negative and positive evaluation on excessive reassurance seeking. Poster presented at the Centre for Clinical Research in Health, Montreal, Quebec.

Kane, L. & Ouimet, A. J. (June, 2015). Do emotion regulation and beliefs about emotions mediate the relationship between anxiety sensitivity and anxiety symptoms? Poster presented at the Canadian Psychology Association Convention, Ottawa, ON.

Ouimet, A. J., Rowa, K., Young, L., Soreni, N., Swinson, R. P., & McCabe, R. E. (May, 2014). Understanding trajectories of change in group CBT for OCD. Poster presented at the Canadian Association for Cognitive and Behavioural Therapies meeting, Halifax, NS.

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