Trigger warnings and resilience in college students: A preregistered replication and extension.

@article{Bellet2020TriggerWA,
  title={Trigger warnings and resilience in college students: A preregistered replication and extension.},
  author={Benjamin W. Bellet and Payton J. Jones and Cynthia A Meyersburg and Miranda M Brenneman and Kaitlin E Morehead and Richard J McNally},
  journal={Journal of experimental psychology. Applied},
  year={2020}
}
Trigger warnings notify people that content they are about to engage with may result in adverse emotional consequences. An experiment by Bellet, Jones, and McNally (2018) indicated that trigger warnings increased the extent to which trauma-naïve crowd-sourced participants see themselves and others as emotionally vulnerable to potential future traumas but did not have a significant main effect on anxiety responses to distressing literature passages. However, they did increase anxiety responses… Expand

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