Affective Forecasting as a Resource for Situation Selection Across the Lifespan

Floerke, Victoria.

Abstract: The resources for situation selection, an emotion regulation (ER) strategy in which one chooses situations based on their emotional potential, remain unknown. Study 1 concerned whether affective forecasting, or the ability to predict how situations will make one feel, is associated with situation selection. Indeed, participants successful at forecasting their arousal during a stress test... read more

Tufts University. Department of Psychology.
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