Read New Research on the Effects of Childbirth on Parents' Mental Health and More


The Journal of Marriage and Family (JMF), published by NCFR, has been the leading research journal in the family field for more than 70 years.

Early-view articles available for subscribers include:

Adoption: A Strategy to Fulfill Sex Preferences of U.S. Parents
Ashley Larsen Gibby and Kevin J. A. Thomas
Published online: Oct. 23, 2018

Harried and Unhealthy? Parenthood, Time Pressure, and Mental Health
Leah Ruppanner, Francisco Perales, and Janeen Baxter
Published online: Oct. 19, 2018

The Qualities of Same‐Sex and Different‐Sex Couples in Young Adulthood
Kara Joyner, Wendy Manning, and Barbara Prince
Published online: Oct. 10, 2018

If you're an NCFR member who subscribes to the Journal of Marriage and Familylog in to the NCFR website and visit our JMF access webpage to read the full text of these articles on the website of our journal publisher, Wiley Blackwell.

JMF access webpage