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Research interests

Families' creation of shared social reality, sense-making, parenting, and influence.


  • family communication
  • relationships
  • families
  • marriage
  • organizational communicaton
  • behavior
  • interpersonal
  • small group
  • intercultural
  • evolutionary psychology
  • romantic relationships
  • relational schemas
  • social psychology
  • family
  • health communication

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Research Output 1997 2016

Communication Science: Theory and research

Krcmar, M., Ewoldsen, D. & Koerner, A. F. 2016 New York: Routledge.

Research output: ResearchBook

communication pattern
human being
Social Adjustment
Patient Advocacy
Mental Health

Sharing information with children conceived using in vitro fertilisation: the effect of parents’ privacy orientation

Rueter, M. A., Connor, J. J., Pasch, L., Anderson, K. N., Scheib, J. E., Koerner, A. F. & Damario, M. Sep 3 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Information Dissemination
Fertilization in Vitro
Parent-Child Relations
21 Citations

An Introduction to the Special Issue on Family Communication Patterns Theory

Koerner, A. F. & Schrodt, P. Jan 2014 In : Journal of Family Communication. 14, 1, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

communication pattern