- Discourse analysis; Discursive Psychology
- Depression and antidepressants
- Off-label prescribing of antidepressants
- Evidence-based practice
- Shared decision making
- How human distress is constructed and managed
- Qualitative research
- Feminist research
antidepressants depression evidence-based practice shared decision making teaching qualitative research in psychology
McMullen, L.M. (in press for publication in 2020). Essentials of discursive psychology. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
McMullen, L.M. (2018). Teaching qualitative inquiry as a stand-alone course: Affordances and interrogations. Qualitative Psychology, 5, 228-242.
Babineau, C., McMullen, L., & Downe, P. (2017). Negotiating what constitutes depression: Focus group conversations in response to viewing direct-to-consumer advertisements for antidepressants. Canadian Journal of Communication, 42, 725-743.
McMullen, L.M. (2016). Decoupling antidepressants and depression in accounts of being prescribed antidepressants off-label. Qualitative Psychology, 3, 145-158.
Alexander, E., & McMullen, L.M. (2015). Constructions of motherhood and fatherhood in newspaper articles on maternal and paternal postpartum depression. Gender and Language, 9, 143-166.
McMullen, L.M., & Sigurdson, K.J. (2013). Depression is to diabetes as antidepressants are to insulin: The unravelling of an analogy? Health Communication, 29, 309-317.
Sigurdson, K.J., & McMullen, L.M. (2013). Talking controversy: Long-term users of antidepressants and the diagnosis of depression. Qualitative Research in Psychology, 10, 428-444.
McMullen, L.M. (2012). Discourses of influence and autonomy in physicians’ accounts of treatment decision making for depression. Qualitative Health Research, 22, 238-249.
Wertz, F.J., Charmaz, K., McMullen, L.M., Josselson, R., Anderson, R., & McSpadden, E. (2011). Five ways of doing qualitative analysis: Phenomenological psychology, grounded theory, discourse analysis, narrative research, and intuitive inquiry. New York: Guilford Publications.
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discourse analysis, qualitative research, depression and antidepressants, conceptions of evidence-based practice, shared decision making (see sample publications)