Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications:
Diener, M. J., Geenen, R., Koelen, J. A., Aarts, F., Gerdes, V. A., Brandjes, D. M., & Hinnen, C. (2016). The significance of attachment quality for obesity: A meta-analytic review. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science / Revue Canadienne Des Sciences Du Comportement, 48, 255-265. doi:10.1037/cbs0000050

Lehmann, M. E., Levy, S. R., Hilsenroth, M. J., Weinberger, J., Fuertes, J., & Diener, M. J. (2015). Evaluating pre-treatment patient insight as a factor in early therapeutic technique.  Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 25, 199–213. doi:10.1037/a0039560

Diener, M. J., & Mesrie, V. (2015). Supervisory process from a supportive-expressive relational psychodynamic approach. Psychotherapy, 52, 153-157. doi:10.1037/a0038085

Joseph, D. M., Hilsenroth, M. J., & Diener, M. J. (2014). Patient participation in psychodynamic psychotherapy: Contributions of alliance and therapist technique. American Journal of Psychotherapy, 68, 319-338.

Goodman, G., Edwards, K., & Diener, M. J. (2014). Processes of therapeutic change in psychodynamic therapy of two inpatients with borderline personality disorder. Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 24, 30-45. doi: 10.1037/a0035970

[Correction to Goodman, Anderson, and Diener (2014). (2014). Journal of Psychotherapy Integration, 24, 207. doi:10.1037/a0037788]

Monroe, J. M., Diener, M. J., Fowler, J. C., Sexton, J. E., & Hilsenroth, M. J. (2013). The criterion validity of the Mutuality of Autonomy Scale: A meta-analytic review. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 30, 535–566. doi: 10.1037/a0033290

Diener, M. J., & Pierson, M. M. (2013). Technique and therapeutic process from a supportive-expressive relational psychodynamic approach. Psychotherapy, 50, 424–427. doi: 10.1037/a0032404

Town, J., Diener, M. J., Abbass, A. A., Leichsenring, F., Driessen, E., & Rabung, S. (2012).  A meta-analysis of psychodynamic psychotherapy outcomes: Evaluating the effects of research-specific procedures.  Psychotherapy, 49, 276-290. doi: 0.1037/a0029564

Andión, Ó., Ferrer, M., Matali, J., Gancedo, B., Calvo, N., Barral, C., Valero, S., Di Genova, A., Diener, M. J., Torrubia, R., & Casas, M.(2012).  Effectiveness of combined individual and group Dialectical Behavior Therapy compared to only individual Dialectical Behavior Therapy: A preliminary study.  Psychotherapy, 49, 241-250. doi: 10.1037/a0027401

Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., Shaffer, S. A., & Sexton, J. E. (2011).  A meta-analysis of the relationship between the Rorschach Ego Impairment Index (EII) and psychiatric severity.  Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy, 18, 464-485. doi: 10.1002/cpp.725

Diener, M. J., & Monroe, J. M. (2011). The relationship between adult attachment style and therapeutic alliance in individual psychotherapy: A meta-analytic review. Psychotherapy, 48, 237-248. doi:10.1037/a0022425

Sharf, J., Primavera, L. H., & Diener, M. J. (2010).  Dropout and therapeutic alliance: A meta-analysis of adult individual psychotherapy.  Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training, 47, 637-645. doi: 10.1037/a0021175

Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., & Weinberger, J. (2009).  A primer on meta-analysis of correlation coefficients: The relationship between patient-reported therapeutic alliance and adult attachment style as an illustration.  Psychotherapy Research, 19, 519-526.

Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., & Weinberger, J.  (2007). Therapist affect focus and patient outcomes in psychodynamic psychotherapy: A meta-analysis.  American Journal of Psychiatry, 164, 936-941. 

†Abstracted and reviewed in Therapist affect focus and patient outcomes in psychodynamic psychotherapy: a meta-analysis.  [Abstract 12007005776] Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects, available http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/crdweb/ [2008, 3 Nov.]. Abstract of: Therapist affect focus and patient outcomes in psychodynamic psychotherapy: A meta-analysis.  Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., & Weinberger, J. American  Journal of Psychiatry.  2007:164; 936-941.

Diener, M. J., & Hilsenroth, M. J. (2004).  Multi-method validity assessment of the SWAP-200 Dysphoric Q-Factor.  The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 192, 479-486.

Book Chapters and Other Publications: 
Hilsenroth, M. J., & Diener, M. J. (in press). Some effective strategies for the supervision of psychodynamic psychotherapy. In T. Rousmaniere, R. Goodyear, S. Miller, & B. Wampold (Eds.), The cycle of excellence: Using deliberate practice in supervision, training, and independent practice. New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., Weinberger, J., & Monroe, J. M. (2013). A primer on meta-analysis of correlation coefficients: The relation between patient-reported therapeutic alliance and adult attachment style as an illustration. In W. Lutz, & S. Knox (Eds.), Quantitative and qualitative methods in psychotherapy research (pp. 235-246). New York: Taylor and Francis.

Diener, M. J. (2013).  An introduction to the Rorschach Performance Assessment System (R-PAS). Independent Practitioner, 33, 12-14. 

Diener, M. J., Hilsenroth, M. J., Cromer, T. D., Pesale, F. P., & Slavin-Mulford, J. (2012).  Love’s labors lost?  Therapeutic assessment of depression.  In S. E. Finn, C. T. Fischer, & L. Handler (Eds.), Collaborative/Therapeutic Assessment: A casebook and guide (pp. 47-67).  New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Diener, M. J. (2010).  Cohen’s d.  In I. B. Weiner & W. E. Craighead (Eds.), Corsini’s Encyclopedia of Psychology (4th ed., Vol. 1, pp. 355-356).  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Diener, M. J., & Hilsenroth, M. J. (2009).  Affect-focused techniques in psychodynamic psychotherapy.  In R. A. Levy, & J. S. Ablon (Eds.), Handbook of evidence-based psychodynamic psychotherapy: Bridging the gap between science and practice (pp. 227-247).  Totowa, New Jersey: The Humana Press Inc.

Diener, M. J. (2007, Fall). The utility of therapist affect focus in psychodynamic psychotherapy.  Psychologist-Psychoanalyst, 27, 19-20.
  
Editorial Positions

  • Consulting Editor, Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, Training
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Psychotherapy Integration
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy
  • Consulting Editor (previously), Journal of Personality Assessment
  • Ad Hoc Reviewer (previously)
    • Addiction Research & Theory
    • Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice
    • Journal of Counseling Psychology
    • Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease
    • Journal of Personality Assessment
    • Psychiatry Research
    • Psychotherapy Research