Katherine Frost Visser, Farnaz Zamani Esfahlani, Hiroki Sayama and Gregory P. Strauss
Psychological Medicine
However, it is unclear whether these abnormalities reflect poor emotion regulation effort or adequate effort, but limited effectiveness. It is also unclear whether dysfunction results primarily from one of the three stages of the emotion regulation process: identification, selection, or implementation.
The current study used ecological momentary assessment (EMA) to address these questions in the context of everyday activities.