Positive interventions: An emotion regulation perspective.

@article{Quoidbach2015PositiveIA,
  title={Positive interventions: An emotion regulation perspective.},
  author={J. Quoidbach and Mo{\"i}ra Mikolajczak and J. Gross},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={2015},
  volume={141 3},
  pages={
          655-93
        }
}
The rapid growth of the literature on positive interventions to increase "happiness" has suggested the need for an overarching conceptual framework to integrate the many and apparently disparate findings. In this review, we used the process model of emotion regulation (Gross, 1998) to organize the existing literature on positive interventions and to advance theory by clarifying the mechanisms underlying their effectiveness. We have proposed that positive emotions can be increased both in the… Expand

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