Synonyms: emotional control; emotion-related self-regulation; stress-regulation; mood-regulation; affect-regulation; emotional intelligence

Definition: Emotion regulation refers to the conscious or unconscious processes of monitoring, evaluating, modulating, and managing emotional experiences and expression of emotion in terms of intensity, form, and duration of feelings, emotion-related physiological states and behaviors.

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Kok, R. (2017). Emotion regulation. In Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-28099-8_811-1