JMFT Features

Below is featured content from the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy (JMFT). AAMFT members have access to JMFT, the Journal of Family Therapy (UK), and the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. Visit the journals page here. For more information on becoming a member of AAMFT, visit our website.

JMFT Video Abstracts

Justifying by Degrees: A Grounded Theory of Men’s Decision-Making Process in Infidelity
Carlos Perez PhD, Stephen T. Fife PhD, Dane Eggleston PhD, and Jason B. Whiting PhD

Relational Sanctification, Communal Coping, and Depression Among African American Couples
Antonius D. Skipper PhD, Andrew H. Rose PhD, Noel A. Card PhD, Travis James Moore PhD, Debra Lavender-Bratcher PhD, and Cassandra Chaney PhD

Relationship Standards and Malay Muslim Couples’ Marital Satisfaction
Noratthiah Nordin PhD, William Kim Halford PhD, Fiona K. Barlow PhD, and Khairul A. Mastor PhD

How Therapists Respond to ‘Uneven’ Alliances in Couple and Family Therapy: A Conversation-analytic Study
Bernadetta Janusz, Barbara Józefik, and Joanna Pawelczyk


A Test of the Dyadic Associations Between Ineffective Arguing, Emotional Distress, and Violence Perpetration and Victimization among Couples Seeking Therapy
Dylann F. Lowery, Joshua R. Novak, Lenore M. McWey, and Scott Ketring

The January 2022 Special Issue on Couple and Family Therapy Effectiveness is available for viewing on the Wiley website.

>>Read the special issue here.

Listen to AAMFT CEO Tracy Todd, PhD, discuss the special issue on Health Professional Radio.

JMFT Decade in Review Live Discussion

JMFT Decade in Review editors and authors answer questions on research, motivations, and increasing equity in mental health. If you missed the live event, you can still catch the recording.