Enrico DiTommaso

DiTommaso, Enrico (Professor), D.E.C. (Vanier), B.A. (McGill), M.A., Ph.D. (UNB)

Teaching Interests: univariate and multivariate statistics, scale construction, measurement/survey methodology, attachment and social adjustment/well-being

Research Interests: attachment, loneliness and interpersonal functioning, well-being, scale development

Selected Publications:

    DiTommaso, E., Turbide, J., Poulin, C., & Robinson, B. (2007). L’Échelle de Solitude Social et Émotionnelle (ÉSSÉ): A French-Canadian adaptation of the Social and Emotional Loneliness Scale for Adults. Social Behaviour and Personality: An International Journal. 35, 339-350.

    Ross, L.R., McKim, M.K., & DiTommaso, E. (2006).  How do underlying 'self' and 'other' dimensions define adult attachment styles? Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 35, 339-350.

    DiTommaso, E., Brannen, C., & Burgess, M. (2005).  The universality of relationship characteristics: A cross-cultural comparison of different types of attachment and loneliness in Canadian and visiting Chinese students.  Social Behaviour and Personality: An International Journal, 33, 57-67.

    DiTommaso, E., Brannen, C., & Best, L.A. (2004). The SELSA-S: Measurement and validity characteristics of the short version of the Social and Emotional Loneliness Scale for Adults. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 64, 99-119.