Modulations of the electrophysiological response to pleasant stimuli by cognitive reappraisal.

  title={Modulations of the electrophysiological response to pleasant stimuli by cognitive reappraisal.},
  author={Jason Warren Krompinger and Jason S. Moser and Robert F. Simons},
  volume={8 1},
Research indicates that individuals successfully regulate their emotions to negatively valenced stimuli using cognitive, antecedent-focused techniques (cf. Gross, 1998). Event-related potential studies have elucidated candidate neural correlates, particularly modulations of the late positive potential (LPP) to index emotion regulation processes. The present study attempted to extend prior demonstrations of emotion regulation effects on the LPP to the domain of positively valenced stimuli… 

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