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A process to reduce or inhibit the impact of an emotion on ones current conscious state or behavior.

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Asserted relationships to other concepts

emotional suppression
is a kind of

  • emotion regulation
  • emotional suppression
    is a part of

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    are a kind of
    emotional suppression

    No associations
    are a part of
    emotional suppression

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    Tasks that are asserted to measure emotional suppression

    Task Contrast Measure

    emotional regulation task
    • reappraise negative stimulus minus attend negative stimulus


    Emotional suppression: physiology, self-report, and expressive behavior.
    Gross JJ, Levenson RW
    (J Pers Soc Psychol)
    1993 Jun