Leanne K. Knobloch

Publications

Lincoln Hall

Journal Articles

Knobloch, L. K., Nichols, L. O., & Martindale-Adams, J. (in press). Applying relational turbulence theory to adult caregiving relationships. The Gerontologist.

Knobloch, L. K., Owens, J. L., Matheson, L. N., & Dodson, M. B. (in press). Evaluating the effectiveness of REBOOT Combat Recovery: A faith-based combat trauma healing program. Military Psychology.

Knobloch, L. K., Knobloch-Fedders, L. M., & Yorgason, J. B. (2019). Mental health symptoms and the reintegration difficulty of military couples following deployment: A longitudinal application of the relational turbulence model. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 75, 742-765.

Basinger, E. D., & Knobloch, L. K. (2018). A grounded theory of online coping by parents of military service members. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 35, 702-721.

Knobloch, L. K., Basinger, E. D., Abendschein, B., Wehrman, E. C., Monk, J. K., & McAninch, K. G. (2018). Communication in online forums about the experience and management of relational uncertainty in military life. Journal of Family Communication, 18, 13-31.

Knobloch, L. K., Basinger, E. D., & Theiss, J. A. (2018). Relational turbulence and perceptions of partner support during reintegration after military deployment. Journal of Applied Communication Research, 46, 52-73.

Knobloch, L. K., Knobloch-Fedders, L. M., & Yorgason, J. B. (2018). Communication of military couples during deployment predicting generalized anxiety upon reunion. Journal of Family Psychology, 32, 12-21.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2018). Relational turbulence theory applied to the transition from deployment to reintegration. Journal of Family Theory & Review, 10, 535-549.

Knobloch, L. K., Knobloch-Fedders, L. M., Yorgason, J. B., Ebata, A. T., & McGlaughlin, P. C. (2017). Military children's difficulty with reintegration after deployment: A relational turbulence model perspective. Journal of Family Psychology, 31, 542-552.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2017). Topic avoidance about deployment upon reunion: Applying the relational turbulence model. Military Behavioral Health, 5, 117-128.

Knobloch, L. K., Basinger, E. D., Wehrman, E. C., Ebata, A. T., & McGlaughlin, P. C. (2016). Communication of military couples during deployment and reunion: Changes, challenges, benefits, and advice. Journal of Family Communication, 16, 160-179.

Knobloch, L. K., McAninch, K. G., Abendschein, B., Ebata, A. T., & McGlaughlin, P. C. (2016). Relational turbulence among military couples after reunion following deployment. Personal Relationships, 23, 742-758.

Knobloch, L. K., Sharabi, L. L., Delaney, A. L., & Suranne, S. M. (2016). The role of relational uncertainty in topic avoidance among couples with depression. Communication Monographs, 83, 25-48.

Sharabi, L. L., Delaney, A. L., & Knobloch, L. K. (2016). In their own words: How clinical depression affects romantic relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 33, 421-448.

Solomon, D. H., Knobloch, L. K., Theiss, J. A., & McLaren, R. M. (2016). Relational turbulence theory: Explaining variation in subjective experiences and communication within romantic relationships. Human Communication Research, 42, 507-532.

Knobloch, L. K., Pusateri, K. B., Ebata, A. T., & McGlaughlin, P. C. (2015). Experiences of military youth during a family member's deployment: Changes, challenges, and opportunities. Youth & Society, 47, 319-342.

Knobloch, L. K., Pusateri, K. B., Ebata, A. T., & McGlaughlin, P. C. (2014). Communicative experiences of military youth during a parent's return home from deployment. Journal of Family Communication, 14, 291-309.

Theiss, J. A., & Knobloch, L. K. (2014). Relational turbulence and the post-deployment transition: Self, partner, and relationship focused turbulence. Communication Research, 41, 27-51.

Knobloch, L. K., Ebata, A. T., McGlaughlin, P. C., & Ogolsky, B. (2013). Depressive symptoms, relational turbulence, and the reintegration difficulty of military couples following wartime deployment. Health Communication, 28, 754-766.

Knobloch, L. K., Ebata, A. T., McGlaughlin, P. C., & Theiss, J. A. (2013). Generalized anxiety and relational uncertainty as predictors of topic avoidance during reintegration following military deployment. Communication Monographs, 80, 452-477.

Knobloch-Fedders, L. M., Knobloch, L. K., Durbin, C. E., Rosen, A., & Critchfield, K. L. (2013). Comparing the interpersonal behavior of distressed couples with and without depression. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 69, 1250-1268.

Theiss, J. A., & Knobloch, L. K. (2013). A relational turbulence model of military service members' relational communication during reintegration. Journal of Communication, 63, 1109-1129.

Knobloch, L. K., & Delaney, A. L. (2012). Themes of relational uncertainty and interference from partners in depression. Health Communication, 27, 750–765.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2012). Experiences of U.S. military couples during the post-deployment transition: Applying the relational turbulence model. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 29, 423-450.

Knobloch, L. K., Knobloch-Fedders, L. M., & Durbin, C. E. (2011). Depressive symptoms and relational uncertainty as predictors of reassurance-seeking and negative feedback-seeking in conversation. Communication Monographs, 78, 437-462. [Golden Anniversary Monograph Award, National Communication Association, 2012]

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2011a). Depressive symptoms and mechanisms of relational turbulence as predictors of relationship satisfaction among returning service members. Journal of Family Psychology, 25, 470-478.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2011b). Relational uncertainty and relationship talk within courtship: A longitudinal actor-partner interdependence model. Communication Monographs, 78, 3-26.

Knobloch, L. K., & Knobloch-Fedders, L. M. (2010). The role of relational uncertainty in depressive symptoms and relationship quality: An actor-partner interdependence model. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 27, 137-159.

Knobloch, L. K., Satterlee, K. L., & DiDomenico, S. M. (2010). Relational uncertainty predicting appraisals of face threat in courtship: Integrating uncertainty reduction theory and politeness theory. Communication Research, 37, 303-334.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2010). An actor-partner interdependence model of relational turbulence: Cognitions and emotions. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 27, 595-619. [Article Award, International Association for Relationship Research, 2012]

Theiss, J. A., & Knobloch, L. K. (2009). An actor-partner interdependence model of irritations in romantic relationships. Communication Research, 36, 510-537.

Theiss, J. A., Knobloch, L. K., Checton, M. G., & Magsamen-Conrad, K. (2009). Relationship characteristics associated with the experience of hurt in romantic relationships: A test of the relational turbulence model. Human Communication Research, 35, 588-615.

Knobloch, L. K. (2008a). The content of relational uncertainty within marriage. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 25, 467-495.

Knobloch, L. K. (2008b). Extending the Emotion-in-Relationships Model to conversation. Communication Research, 35, 822-848.

Knobloch, L. K., & Schmelzer, B. (2008). Using the Emotion-in-Relationships Model to predict features of interpersonal influence attempts. Communication Monographs, 75, 219-247.

Knobloch, L. K. (2007). Perceptions of turmoil within courtship: Associations with intimacy, relational uncertainty, and interference from partners. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 24, 363-384.

Knobloch, L. K., Miller, L. E., Bond, B. J., & Mannone, S. E. (2007). Relational uncertainty and message processing in marriage. Communication Monographs, 74, 154-180. [Franklin H. Knower Outstanding Article Award, Interpersonal Communication Division, National Communication Association, 2011]

Knobloch, L. K., Miller, L. E., & Carpenter, K. E. (2007). Using the relational turbulence model to understand negative emotion within courtship. Personal Relationships, 14, 91-112.

Knobloch, L. K. (2006). Relational uncertainty and message production within courtship: Features of date request messages. Human Communication Research, 32, 244-273.

Knobloch, L. K., & Donovan-Kicken, E. (2006). Perceived involvement of network members in courtships: A test of the relational turbulence model. Personal Relationships, 13, 281-302.

Knobloch, L. K., Solomon, D. H., & Theiss, J. A. (2006). The role of intimacy in the production and perception of relationship talk within courtship. Communication Research, 33, 211-241.

Knobloch, L. K. (2005). Evaluating a contextual model of responses to relational uncertainty increasing events: The role of intimacy, appraisals, and emotions. Human Communication Research, 31, 60-101.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2005). Relational uncertainty and relational information processing: Questions without answers? Communication Research, 32, 349-388. [Distinguished Article Award, Communication and Social Cognition Division, National Communication Association, 2007]

Knobloch, L. K., & Carpenter-Theune, K. E. (2004). Topic avoidance in developing romantic relationships: Associations with intimacy and relational uncertainty. Communication Research, 31, 173-205.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2004). Interference and facilitation from partners in the development of interdependence within romantic relationships. Personal Relationships, 11, 115-130.

Solomon, D. H., & Knobloch, L. K. (2004). A model of relational turbulence: The role of intimacy, relational uncertainty, and interference from partners in appraisals of irritations. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 21, 795-816. [Charles H. Woolbert Research Award, National Communication Association, 2018]

Solomon, D. H., Knobloch, L. K, & Fitzpatrick, M. A. (2004). Relational power, marital schema, and decisions to withhold complaints: An investigation of the chilling effect on confrontation in marriage. Communication Studies, 55, 146-167.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2003a). Manifestations of relationship conceptualizations in conversation. Human Communication Research, 29, 482-515.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2003b). Responses to changes in relational uncertainty within dating relationships: Emotions and communication strategies. Communication Studies, 54, 282-305.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2002a). Information seeking beyond initial interaction: Negotiating relational uncertainty within close relationships. Human Communication Research, 28, 243-257.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2002b). Intimacy and the magnitude and experience of episodic relational uncertainty within romantic relationships. Personal Relationships, 9, 457-478.

Knobloch, L. K., Solomon, D. H, & Cruz, M. G. (2001). The role of relationship development and attachment in the experience of romantic jealousy. Personal Relationships, 8, 205-224.

Solomon, D. H., & Knobloch, L. K. (2001). Relationship uncertainty, partner interference, and intimacy within dating relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 18, 804-820.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (1999). Measuring the sources and content of relational uncertainty. Communication Studies, 50, 261-278.

 

Book Chapters

Cozza, S. J., Knobloch, L. K., Gewirtz, A. H., DeVoe, E. R., Gorman, L. A., Flake, E. M., Lester, P. E., Kees, M. R., & Lerner, R. M. (2018). Lessons learned and future recommendations for conducting research with military children and families. In L. Hughes-Kirchubel, S. MacDermid Wadsworth, & D. S. Riggs (Eds.), A battle plan for supporting military families: Lessons for the leaders of tomorrow (pp. 265-288). Cham, Switzerland: Springer International.

Knobloch, L. K., Solomon, D. H., Theiss, J. A., & McLaren, R. M. (2018). Relational turbulence theory: Understanding family communication during times of change. In D. O. Braithwaite, E. A. Suter, & K. Floyd (Eds.), Engaging theories in family communication (2nd ed., pp. 255-266). New York, NY: Routledge.

Knobloch, L. K. (2015). The relational turbulence model: Communicating during times of transition. In D. O. Braithwaite & P. Schrodt (Eds.), Engaging theories in interpersonal communication: Multiple perspectives (2nd ed., pp. 377-388). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K., Theiss, J. A., & Wehrman, E. C. (2015). Communication of military couples during deployment: Topic avoidance and relational uncertainty. In E. Sahlstein Parcell & L. M. Webb (Eds.), A communication perspective on the military: Interactions, messages, and discourses (pp. 39-58). New York, NY: Peter Lang.

Knobloch, L. K., & Wilson, S. R. (2015). Communication in military families across the deployment cycle. In L. H. Turner & R. West (Eds.), The SAGE handbook of family communication (pp. 370-385). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K., & McAninch, K. G. (2014). Uncertainty management. In P. J. Schultz & P. Cobley (Series Eds.) & C. R. Berger (Vol. Ed.), Handbooks of communication science: Vol. 6. Interpersonal communication (pp. 297-319). Berlin, Germany: De Gruyter Mouton.

Knobloch, L. K., & Theiss, J. A. (2014). Relational turbulence within military couples during reintegration following deployment. In S. MacDermid Wadsworth & D. S. Riggs (Eds.), Military deployment and its consequences for families (pp. 37-59). New York, NY: Springer.

Knobloch, L. K., & Wehrman, E. C. (2014). Family relationships embedded in United States military culture. In C. R. Agnew (Ed.), Social influences on close relationships: Beyond the dyad (pp. 58-82). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Knobloch, L. K., & Metts, S. (2013). Emotion in relationships. In J. A. Simpson & L. Campbell (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of close relationships (pp. 514-534). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Dillard, J. P., & Knobloch, L. K. (2011). Interpersonal influence. In M. L. Knapp & J. A. Daly (Eds.), The Sage handbook of interpersonal communication (4th ed., pp. 389-422). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K. (2010). Relational uncertainty and interpersonal communication. In S. W. Smith & S. R. Wilson (Eds.), New directions in interpersonal communication research (pp. 69-93). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K., & Satterlee, K. L. (2009). Relational uncertainty: Theory and application. In T. D. Afifi & W. A. Afifi (Eds.), Uncertainty, information management, and disclosure decisions: Theories and applications (pp. 106-127). New York, NY: Routledge.

Knobloch, L. K. (2008). Uncertainty Reduction Theory: Communicating under conditions of ambiguity. In L. A. Baxter & D. O. Braithwaite (Eds.), Engaging theories in interpersonal communication: Multiple perspectives (pp. 133-144). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K., & Miller, L. E. (2008). Uncertainty and relationship initiation. In S. Sprecher, A. Wenzel, & J. Harvey (Eds.), The handbook of relationship initiation (pp. 121-134). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

Knobloch, L. K. (2007). The dark side of relational uncertainty: Obstacle or opportunity? In B. H. Spitzberg & W. R. Cupach (Eds.), The dark side of interpersonal communication (2nd ed., pp. 31-59). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Knobloch, L. K., & Solomon, D. H. (2005). Measuring conversational equality at the relational level. In V. Manusov (Ed.), The sourcebook of nonverbal measures: Going beyond words (pp. 295-307). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Dillard, J. P., Anderson, J. W., & Knobloch, L. K. (2002). Interpersonal influence. In M. L. Knapp & J. A. Daly (Eds.), Handbook of interpersonal communication (3rd ed., pp. 425-474). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

 

Brief Essays

Knobloch, L. K. (2016). Uncertainty reduction theory. In C. R. Berger & M. E. Roloff (Eds.), International encyclopedia of interpersonal communication (p. 1-13). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Knobloch, L. K., & McAninch, K. G. (2016). Relational uncertainty. In C. R. Berger & M. E. Roloff (Eds.), International encyclopedia of interpersonal communication (p. 1-10). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Knobloch, L. K., & Wilson, S. R. (2016). Communication in military families. In C. R. Berger & M. E. Roloff (Eds.), International encyclopedia of interpersonal communication (p. 1-5). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.

Wilson, S. R., & Knobloch, L. K. (2016). Communication in military families. In J. F. Nussbaum (Ed.), Oxford research encyclopedia of communication. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Knobloch, L. K. (2015). Relational uncertainty. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), The concise encyclopedia of communication (pp. 528-529). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

Knobloch, L. K. (2009). Stage theories of relationship development. In Harry T. Reis & S. K. Sprecher (Eds.), Encyclopedia of human relationships (Vol. 3, pp. 1589-1592). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K. (2009). Uncertainty reduction theory. In S. W. Littlejohn & K. A. Foss (Eds.), Encyclopedia of communication theory (pp. 976-978). Los Angeles, CA: Sage.

Knobloch, L. K. (2008, August). Asking for a date: Does your partner's behavior matter? Communication Currents, 3 (4).

Knobloch, L. K. (2008). Relational uncertainty. In W. Donsbach (Ed.), The international encyclopedia of communication (Vol. IX, pp. 4169-4171). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.