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Differential effects of anxiety and depression on interoceptive accuracy
Background: Feedback from the body is assumed to be altered in depression. Nevertheless, empirical studies investigating this assumed relationship remain sparse. This study aimed to examineExpand
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Interoceptive awareness mediates the relationship between anxiety and the intensity of unpleasant feelings.
This study examined the relationship between interoceptive awareness, anxiety, and the intensity of unpleasant feelings. The perception of visceral signals (interoceptive awareness) plays anExpand
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How to ameliorate negative effects of violent video games on cooperation: Play it cooperatively in a team
The present research tests the idea that playing a team-player video game in which players work together as teammates and assist each other in achieving a common goal ameliorates the negative effects of violent video game play on cooperative behavior. Expand
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Expectancy confirmation in spite of disconfirming evidence: The case of price increases due to the introduction of the Euro
People in Germany overwhelmingly believe that the Euro introduction caused an overall price increase, however, no such increase actually took place. To investigate whether this disparity could beExpand
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Culture, Self and the Emergence of Reactance: Is there a "Universal" Freedom?
In this article we suggest that independent vs. interdependent aspects of the self yield different manifestations of psychological reactance and that this is especially relevant in a cross-culturalExpand
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Differential effects of alexithymia subscales on autonomic reactivity and anxiety during social stress.
OBJECTIVES Alexithymia is characterized by a difficulty in identifying and describing one's emotions. Recent research has associated differential effects of the alexithymia facets toExpand
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Understanding Psychological Reactance
Abstract. Since Brehm first proposed reactance theory in 1966, many studies have explored the remarkable psychological phenomenon of reactance, which Miron and Brehm reviewed in 2006. We present anExpand
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Confirmation bias: why psychiatrists stick to wrong preliminary diagnoses
Background Diagnostic errors can have tremendous consequences because they can result in a fatal chain of wrong decisions. Experts assume that physicians' desire to confirm a preliminary diagnosisExpand
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Leading to Effectiveness
Although numerous studies have shown that coaching works, the search for “active ingredients” of successful coaching is ongoing. We argue that the coach’s transactional and transformationalExpand
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Illusory Price Increases after the Euro Changeover in Germany: An Expectancy-Consistent Bias
The aim of the present report is to review research demonstrating the role played by expectations for observed illusory price increases after the euro introduction in Germany. In laboratoryExpand
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