Journal Articles (selected):


Brown, P. M., Cameron, L. D., & Ramondt, S. (2014). Sustainability of behavioral interventions: Beyond cost-effectiveness analyses. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, in press.

Muller, C., & Cameron, L. D. (2014). Trait anxiety, information modality, and responses to communications about prenatal genetic testing. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, in press.

Loft, M., & Cameron, L. D. (2014). The importance of sleep: Relationships between sleep quality and the prioritization of sleep, work demands and pre-sleep arousal in daytime employees. Work and Stress, in press.

Ashton, T., Brown, P., Sopina, E., Cameron, L., Tenbensel, T., & Windsor, J. (2014). Sources of satisfaction and dissatisfaction of specialists with the public and private health sectors. New Zealand Medical Journal, in press.

Hesse, B. W., Beckjord, E. B., Rutten, L. J., Fagerlin, A., & Cameron, L. D. (2014). Cancer communication and informatics research across the cancer continuum. American Psychologist, in press.

Cameron, L. D., Pepper, J. K., & Brewer, N. T. (2014). Responses of young adults to graphic warning labels for cigarette packages. Tobacco Control, in press.

Arndt, J., Das, E., Schagen, S.B., Reid-Arndt, S., Cameron, L.D., & Ahles, T.A. (2014). Broadening the cancer and cognition landscape: The role of self-regulatory challenges.  Psycho-Oncology, 23, 1-8.

Loft, M. H., & Cameron, L. D. (2013). Using mental imagery to deliver self-regulation techniques to improve sleep behavior. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 46, 260-272.

Pepper, J. K., Cameron, L. D., Reiter, P. L., McRee, A. L., & Brewer, N. T. (2013). Non-smoking male adolescents’ reactions to cigarette warnings. PLOS ONE, 8, e65533. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0065533.

Rothman, A. J., Klein, W. M. P., & Cameron, L. D. (2013). Advancing innovations in social/personality psychology and health: Opportunities and challenges. Health Psychology, 32, 602-608.

Klein, W. M. P., Rothman, A. J., & Cameron, L. D. (2013). Theoretical innovations in social and personality psychology and implications for health: Introduction to special issue. Health Psychology, 32, 457-459.

Pepper, J. K., Reiter, M. P. L., McRee, A., Cameron, L. D., Gilkey, M. B., & Brewer, N. T. (2013). Adolescent males’ awareness of and willingness to try electronic cigarettes. Journal of Adolescent Health, 52, 144-150.

Chelimo, C., Wouldes, T. A., Cameron, L. D., & Elwood, J. M. (2013). Risk factors for and prevention of human papillomaviruses (HPV), genital warts and cervical cancer. Journal of Infection, 66, 207-217.

Cameron, L. D., Marteau, T. M., Brown, P M., Klein, W. M. P., & Sherman, K. A. (2012). Communication strategies for enhancing understanding of the behavioral implications of genetic and biomarker tests for disease risk: The role of coherence. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 35, 286-298. DOI 10.1007/s10865-011-9361-5.

Chan, C. K. Y., & Cameron, L. D. (2012). Promoting physical activity with goal-oriented mental imagery: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 35, 347-363. DOI 10.1007/s10865-011-9360-6.

McCool, J., Webb, L., Cameron, L. D., & Hoek, J. (2012). Graphic warning labels on plain cigarette packs: Will they make a difference to adolescents? Social Science and Medicine, 74, 1269-1273.

Hollands, G. J., Cameron, L. D., Crocket, R. A., & Marteau, T. M (2011). Presentation of aversive visual images in health communication for changing health behaviour. The Cochrane Collaboration, Art. No.: CD009086.DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009086

Buckley, J., & Cameron, L. D. (2011). Automaticity of exercise self- regulatory efficacy in adults experienced and inexperienced in exercise self-regulation. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 33, 325-348.

Buckley, J., & Cameron, L. D. (2011). Automatic judgments of exercise self-efficacy and exercise disengagement in adults with high and low experience in exercise self-regulation. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 12, 324-332.

Reeve, J., James, F., McNeil, R., Brown, P., Cameron, L., & Mills, S. (2011). Functional and psychological outcomes following burn injury: reduced income and hidden emotions are predictors of greater distress. Journal of Burn Care and Research, 32, 468-474.

Lee, T. J., Cameron, L. D., Wünsche, B., & Stevens, C. (2011). A randomized trial of computer-based communications using imagery and text information to alter representations of heart disease risk and motivate protective behaviours. British Journal of Health Psychology, 16, 72-91.

McCool, J., Cameron, L. D., & Robinson, E. (2011). Do parents have any influence over how young people appraise tobacco images in the media? Journal of Adolescent Health, 48, 170-175.

Schlatter, M. S., & Cameron, L. D. (2010). Emotional suppression tendencies as predictors of symptoms, mood, and coping appraisals during AC-chemotherapy for breast cancer treatment. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 40, 15-29.

Chelimo, C. D., Wouldes, T. A., & Cameron, L. D. (2010). Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine acceptance and perceived effectiveness, and HPV infection concern among young New Zealand university students. Sexual Health, 7, 394-396.

Bennett, J. A., Cameron, L. D., Brown, P. M., Whitehead, L. C., & Porter, D., Ottaway-Parkes, T., & Robinson, E.  (2010). Time since diagnosis as a predictor of symptoms, depression, cognition, social concerns, perceived benefits, and overall health in cancer survivors. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37, 331-8.

Cameron, L. D., Sherman, K. A., Marteau, T. M., & Brown, P. M. (2009). Impact of genetic risk information and type of disease on perceived risk, anticipated affect, and expected consequences of genetic tests. Health Psychology, 28, 307-316.

Cameron, L. D., & Muller, C. (2009). Psychosocial aspects of genetic testing. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 22, 218-223.

Bennett, J. A., Cameron, L. D., Brown, P. M., Whitehead, L. C., & Porter, D. (2009). Differences between older and younger cancer survivors in seeking cancer information and using complementary/alternative medicine. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 24, 1089-1094.

Bennett, J. A., Brown, P., Cameron, L., Whitehead, L. C., Porter, D., & McPherson, K. M. (2009). Changes in employment and household income during the 24 months following a cancer diagnosis. Supportive Care in Cancer, 17, 1057-1064.

Paddison, J. S., Booth, R. J., Cameron, L. D., Robinson, E., Frizelle, F. A., & Hill, A. G., (2009). Fatigue after colorectal surgery and its relationship to patient expectations. Journal of Surgical Research, 151, 145-152.

Cameron, L. D. (2008). Illness risk representations and motivations to engage in protective behavior: The case of skin cancer risk. Psychology and Health, 23, 91-112.

Cameron, L. D., & Jago, L. (2008). Emotion regulation interventions: A common-sense model approach. British Journal of Health Psychology, 13, 215-221.

Cameron, L. D., & Chan, C. K. Y. (2008). Designing health communications: Harnessing the power of affect, imagery, and self-regulation. Personality and Social Psychology Compass, 2, 262-282.

Kaptein, A. A., Scharloo, M., Fischer, M., Snoei, L., Cameron, L. D., Rabe, K., & Weinman, J. (2008). Illness perceptions and COPD: An emerging field for COPD patient management. Journal of Asthma, 45, 625-629.

Cameron, L. D., Booth, R. J., Schlatter, M. S., Ziginskas, D., & Harman, J. (2007). Changes in emotion regulation and psychological adjustment following use of a group psychosocial support program for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 16, 171-180.

Cameron, L. D., Young, M. J., & Wiebe, D. J. (2007). Maternal trait anxiety and diabetes control in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32, 733-744.

Brown, P. M., Cameron, L. D., & Reeve, J. (2007). Assessing the clinical utility of genetic tests: Implications for health technology assessment. Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management, 8, 522-535.

Kaptein, A. A., Van Korlaar, I., Cameron, L. D., Vossen, C. Y., Rosendaal, F. R., van der Meek, F. J. M. (2007). Using the Common-Sense Model to predict risk perception and disease-related worry in individuals at increased risk for venous thrombosis. Health Psychology, 26, 807-812.

Prapavessis, H., Cameron, L. D., Baldi, J., Robinson, S., Borrie, S., Harper, T., & Grove, J. R. (2007). The effects of exercise and nicotine replacement therapy on smoking rates in women. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 1416-1432.


Edited Books:


Cameron, L. D., & Leventhal, H. (Eds.) (2003). The self-regulation of health and illness behaviour. London and New York : Routledge.



Book Chapters (selected):


Cameron, L. D., Durazo, A., & Rus, H. (2014). Illness representations. In Y. Benyamini, M. Johnston, &  V. Karademas (Eds.), Assessment in Health Psychology, in press.

Cameron, L. D., & Wally, C. (2014). Coping with chronic illness. InJ. Wright (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, in press.

Waters, E.A., McQueen, A., & Cameron, L. D. (2013). Perceived risk and its relationship to health-related decisions and behavior.  In: R. DiMatteo & L. Martin (Eds). Handbook of Health Communication, Behavior Change, and Treatment Adherence, Oxford University Press, pp. 193-213.

Waters, E.A., McQueen, A., & Cameron, L.D. (2013).  Perceived risk and health risk communication. In: H. Hamilton & S. Chou (Eds).  The Handbook of Language and Health Communication, Routledge Press.

Leventhal, H., Bodnar-Deren, S., Breland, J. Y., Gash-Converse, J., Phillips, L. A., Leventhal, E., & Cameron, L. D. (2012). Modeling health and illness behavior: The approach of the Common-Sense Model. In A. Baum, T. Revenson, & J. Singer (Eds.), Handbook of health psychology, 2nd edition (pp. 3-36). Psychology Press, Hoboken.

Cameron, L. D., & Jago, L. (2012). Cognitive strategies. In M. D. Gellman & J. R. Turner (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine, 453.

Cameron, L. D., & Jago, L. (2012).  Cognitive mediators. In M. D. Gellman & J. R. Turner (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine, 451-452.

Cameron, L. D., & Moss-Morris, R. (2010). Illness-related cognitions and behaviour. In D. French, K. Vedhara, A. A. Kaptein, & J. A. Weinman (Eds.), Health Psychology, 2nd edition. Oxford: Blackwell.

Leventhal, H., Cameron, L. D., Leventhal, E., & Ozakinci, G. (2005). Do messages from your body, your friends, your doctor, or the media shape your health behavior? In T. Brock & M. C. Green (eds.), Persuasion: Psychological insights and perspectives, 2nd ed (pp. 195-233). Thousand Oaks , CA : Sage Publications.

Cameron, L. D., & Moss-Morris, R. (2004). Illness-related cognition and behaviour. In A. A. Kaptein & J. A. Weinman (eds.), Introduction to Health Psychology (pp. 84-110). Oxford : Blackwell.

Cameron, L. D., & Lawler, S. P. (2004). Self-Regulation. In A. J. Christenson, R. Martin, & J. M. Smyth (eds.), Health Psychology Volume 4. (pp. 263-267). New York : MacMillon.

Cameron, L. D. (2003). Anxiety, cognition, and responses to health threats. In L. D. Cameron & H. Leventhal (Eds.), The self-regulation of health and illness behaviour (pp. 157-183). London and New York : Routledge.

Cameron, L. D., & Leventhal, H. (2003). Self-regulation, health, and illness: An overview. In L. D. Cameron & H. Leventhal (Eds.), The self-regulation of health and illness behaviour (pp. 1-14). London and New York : Routledge.

Leventhal, H., Leventhal, E., & Cameron, L. D. (2001). Representations, procedures, and affect in illness self regulation: A perceptual-cognitive approach. In A. Baum, T. Revenson, & J. Singer (Eds.), Handbook of health psychology (pp. 19-48). New York: Erlbaum.