Differentiating attention styles and regulatory aspects of self-reported interoceptive sensibility.

@article{Mehling2016DifferentiatingAS,
  title={Differentiating attention styles and regulatory aspects of self-reported interoceptive sensibility.},
  author={Wolf E Mehling},
  journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={371 1708}
}
Based on prior research, multiple discriminable dimensions of interoception have been defined: awareness, accuracy and sensibility. Some investigators defined interoceptive awareness as metacognitive awareness of interoceptive accuracy, assessed as correspondence between subjective confidence in and objective accuracy of one's heartbeat detection. However, metacognitive awareness has been understood quite differently: 'a cognitive set in which negative thoughts/feelings are experienced as… CONTINUE READING