Interpersonal Emotion Regulation: A Review of Social and Developmental Components

  title={Interpersonal Emotion Regulation: A Review of Social and Developmental Components},
  author={Abigail L. Barthel and Aleena Hay and Stacey N. Doan and Stefan G. Hofmann},
  journal={Behaviour Change},
  pages={203 - 216}
Abstract A staple theme in clinical psychology, emotion regulation, or the ability to manage one's emotions, is directly linked with personal wellbeing and the ability to effectively navigate the social world. Until recently, this concept has been limited to a focus on intrapersonal processes, such as suppression. Less emphasis has been placed on developmental, social, and cultural aspects of emotion regulation. We argue here that as social beings, our engagement in emotion regulation may often… 
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