Recommended DREAM Resources

For researchers who are new to this assessment methodology and are interested in learning more, please see the recommended resources below.

Articles and Books

General descriptions and examples of EMA methods

Practical Issues and Guides to EMA Studies

  • Conner, T. S. & Lehman, B.J. (2012). Getting started: Launching a study in daily life. In M. R. Mehl & T. S. Conner (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods for Studying Daily Life (pp. 89-107). New York: The Guilford Press.
  • Conner Christensen, T., Feldman Barrett, L., Bliss-Moreau, E., Lebo, K., & Kaschub, C. (2003). A practical guide to experience-sampling procedures. Journal of Happiness Studies, 4(1), 53-78. http://www.springerlink.com/content/w675l264747q1134/fulltext.pdf

Books

  • Mehl, M.R. & Conner, T.S. (Eds.). (2012). Handbook of Research Methods for Studying Daily Life. New York: The Guilford Press.
  • Stone, A.A., Shiffman, S., Atienza, A. & Nebeling, L. (Eds.). (2007). The Science of Real-Time Data Capture: Self-reports in Health Research. New York: Oxford University Press.