Positions

Research Areas research areas

Overview

  • Specializes in dialogic transformation, mediation and conflict, relational ethics,relational responsibility, and living with diversity.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2018 Far from "anything goes": Ethics as communally constructedJournal of Constructivist Psychology.  31:1-8. 2018
    2018 Far from "Anything Goes": Ethics as Communally ConstructedJournal of Constructivist Psychology.  31:361-368. 2018
    2017 Positive family pastoral care and counseling: A reading of Pope Francis’s Apostolic Exhortation, Amoris LaetitiaCounselling and Spirituality.  36:71-91. 2017
    2017 Conversational Resources for Clinical Practice with Families: Social Construction in ActionAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy.  38:433-445. 2017
    2017 Orienting: John Shotter’s Relational BeingInternational Journal of Collaborative-Dialogic Practices.  7:41-43. 2017
    2017 Relationale forschung – Praxis verandernFamilien Dynamik.  42:2-7. 2017
    2015 Ethics as Discursive PotentialAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy.  36:419-433. 2015
    2015 Feedback informed treatment: evidence-based practice meets social construction.Family Process.  54:124-137. 2015
    2015 Radical presence: Alternatives to the therapeutic stateEuropean Journal of Psychotherapy and Counselling.  17:373-383. 2015
    2015 The Coordinated Management of Meaning Theory in Psychological ResearchArquivos Brasileiros de Psicologia.  67:3-18. 2015
    2014 Personal Construct Psychology, Radical Constructivism, and Social Constructionism: A DialogueJournal of Constructivist Psychology.  27:1-13. 2014
    2014 Emergence and Evolution of Social Constructionist Ideas: A Conversation with Sheila McNameeUniversitas Psychologica.  13:381-390. 2014
    2011 Narratives of the interactive momentNarrative Inquiry.  21:382-390. 2011
    2010 Promoting compassionate care with the older people: a relational imperative.International journal of older people nursing.  5:309-316. 2010
    2010 The self beyond words: comment on 'Is there a place for individual subjectivity within a social constructionist epistemology'Journal of Family Therapy.  32:358-361. 2010
    2005 Comment on the incredible possibilities of beingJournal of Constructivist Psychology.  18:345-348. 2005
    2004 Promiscuity in the practice of family therapyJournal of Family Therapy.  26:224-244. 2004
    2004 Critical moments as "transformations"Negotiation Journal.  20:269-274. 2004
    2004 Imagine Chicago: A methodology for cultivating community social construction in practiceJournal of Community and Applied Social Psychology.  14:406-409. 2004
    2003 Bridging incommensurate discourses - A response to MackayTheory and Psychology.  13:387-396. 2003
    2001 Romancing the honeymoon: Consummating marriage in modern societyJournal of Constructivist Psychology.  14:235-238. 2001

    Book

    Year Title
    2015 Education as Social Construction: Contributions to Theory, Research, and Practice.  Ed. McNamee, Sheila.  2015
    2012 Research and Social Change: A Relational Constructionist Approach.  Ed. McNamee, Sheila.  2012
    2006 The Social Construction of Organization 2006
    2004 심리치료와 사회구성주의 2004
    1999 Relational responsibility resources for sustainable dialogue 1999
    1998 A terapia como construçao social 1998
    1996 La terapia como construcción social 1996
    1992 Therapy as social construction 1992

    Chapter

    Year Title
    2019 The Discourse of Stress: Individual Pathology or Communal Ritual.  87-104. 2019
    2019 Social constructionism in couple and family therapy 2019
    2018 Collaboration: Bridging possibilities in mental health consultation After words.  182-187. 2018
    2018 Profissionais como pessoas: Encontros dialógicos para transformação (Professionals as people: Dialogic encounters for transformation).  75-96. 2018
    2017 Educacao em saude: Uma reflexao a partir dos aportes constructionistas sociais.  609-630. 2017
    2017 Pesquisa como construcao social: Investigacao transformative.  459-482. 2017
    2016 The ethics of relational process John Shotter's radical presence.  89-101. 2016
    2015 Evaluation in a relational key.  Ed. McNamee, Sheila.  336-349. 2015
    2004 Dialogue, Creativity, and Change.  91-104. 2004
    Relational Research: (Trans)forming Practices

    Conference Proceeding

    Year Title
    2006 An interdisciplinary dialogue on the end of life impassePsycho-Oncology. S262-S263. 2006
    2002 The social construction of disorder: From pathology to potentialSTUDIES IN MEANING: EXPLORING CONSTRUCTIVIST PSYCHOLOGY. 143-168. 2002
    1998 The city community: Building bridges to sustainabilityCITY, SPACE (PLUS) GLOBALIZATION. 232-244. 1998

    Teaching Activities

  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2019
  • Sem/Comm, Pathology & Identity Taught course 2019
  • Honors/CMN, Identity&Addiction Taught course 2018
  • Mediation Taught course 2018
  • Family Communication Taught course 2018
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2018
  • Honors/CMN, Identity&Addiction Taught course 2017
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2017
  • Mediation Taught course 2016
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2016
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2016
  • Dialogue and Teamwork Taught course 2015
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2015
  • Intro Lang & Soc Interaction Taught course 2015
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2015
  • Dialogue and Teamwork Taught course 2014
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2014
  • Psychology of Communication Taught course 2014
  • Sem/Comm, Pathology & Identity Taught course 2014
  • Full Name

  • Sheila McNamee