AFFECT REGULATION

the act of trying to change or extend one's emotional attitude or disposition.

AFFECT REGULATION: "Affect regulation is successful when someone in a foul mood is able to lift their own spirits and put forth a positive attitude."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "AFFECT REGULATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/affect-regulation/ (accessed June 27, 2017).
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