Jessica Kansky

LIFE Virginia

LIFE Fellow from 2016 to 2020, University of Virginia


Dissertation completed in 2020

Romantic Relationship Predictors of Adolescent and Adult Mental Health

(Advisor: Joseph P. Allen)

Selected Publications

Loeb, E., Kansky, J., Narr, R. K., Fowler, C., & Allen, J. P. (2020). Romantic relationship churn in early adolescence predicts hostility, abuse, and withdrawal in relationships in early adulthood. Journal of Early Adolescence, 40(8), 1195–1225.

Kansky, J. (2018). What’s love got to do with it? Romantic relationships and well-being. In E. Diener, S. Oishi, & L. Tay (Eds.), Handbook of well-being. DEF Publishers.

Kansky, J., & Allen, J. (2018). Long-term risks and possible benefits associated with late adolescent romantic relationship quality. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 47, 1531–1544.

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