2013 Best Article Award, Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
2009 - 2010 Excellence in Graduate Student Advising Award, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech.
2007 - 2008 Certificate of Teaching Excellence, College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, Virginia Tech.
Dolbin-MacNab. M. L. (in press). An exploration of the health of adolescents raised by grandparents. In M. Harrington Meyer & Y. Abdul-Malak (Eds.), Grandparenting in the US. Amityville, NY: Baywood.
Hayslip, B., Maiden, R. J., Page, K. S., & Dolbin-MacNab, M. L. (2015). Grandparenting. In P. A. Lichtenberg & B. T. Mast (Eds.), APA handbook of clinical geropsychology (pp. 497-512). Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.
Dolbin-MacNab, M. L., Jarrott, S. E., Moore, L. E., O’Hora, K. A., De Chavonnes Vrugt, M., & Erasmus, M. (2015). Dumela Mma: An examination of resilience among South African grandmothers raising grandchildren. Ageing and Society. doi: 10.1017/S0144686X15001014
Dolbin-MacNab, M. L. (2015). Critical self-reflection questions for professionals who work with grandfamilies. Grandfamilies, 1(2), 139-159.
O’Hora, K. A., & Dolbin-MacNab, M. L. (2015). Practice recommendations for mental health professionals: Perspectives from grandparents and their adolescent grandchildren. Grandfamilies, 1(2), 97-137.
Wittenborn, A. K., Dolbin-MacNab, M. L., & Keiley, M. K. (2013). Dyadic research in marriage and family therapy: Methodological considerations. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 39, 5-16. doi: 10.1111/j.1752-0606.2012.00306.x
“Grandparent-Headed Families and Virginia WIC: An Examination of Service Awareness, Utilization, and Delivery,” Principal Investigator with Dr. Elena Serrano (Co-Investigator), Virginia Department of Health, $253,984 (2010 – 2012).
Marriage and Family Therapy
Editorial Board Member, Family Relations, Grandfamilies, and the Journal of Marital and Family Therapy
Reviews Editor, Journal of Marital and Family Therapy
Clinical Training Director, Marriage and Family Therapy Ph.D. Program, Virginia Tech
Approved Supervisor, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)