Essays about: "State-Trait Anxiety"

Found 4 essays containing the words State-Trait Anxiety.

  1. 1. Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response and State-Trait Anxiety in Adults

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Malin Fagerström; [2021]
    Keywords : ASMR; STAI; self-report; anxiety; ASMR; STAI; själv-rapportering; ångest;

    Abstract : Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) is a rapidly emerging but understudied sensory concept which according to earlier studies can help relieve symptoms of for exampledepression, anxiety, pain and stress while creating feelings of relaxation. The experience begins with a triggering audio or audio-visual stimulus which causes a physical reaction described as a tingling sensation beginning at the back of the head and further towards the periphery of the body. READ MORE

  2. 2. Emotional working memory training, work demands, stress and anxiety in cognitive performance and decision-making under uncertainty

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Amanda J. Heath; [2018]
    Keywords : Working memory training; decision-making under uncertainty; work demands; N-back; COPSOQ; State-Trait Anxiety; Iowa Gambling Task;

    Abstract : The study seeks to bring together literature on decision-making, the effects of work-related demands and stress, and individual differences in trait anxiety on near and far transfer effects of emotional working memory training (eWM). A sample of 31 students and working participants underwent emotional working memory training through an adaptive dual n-back method or a placebo face match training task for 14 days. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of Stress and Executive Functions on Decision Making in an Executive Parallel Task

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Brian McGuigan; [2016]
    Keywords : stress; executive functions; parallel task;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of acute stress on parallel task performance with the Game of Dice Task (GDT) to measure decision making and the Stroop test.  Two previous studies have found that the combination of stress and a parallel task with the GDT and an executive functions task preserved performance on the GDT for a stress group compared to a control group. READ MORE

  4. 4. Auditory Subliminal Stimuli

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Malihe Ilkhani; [2008]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim was to study whether stimuli that cannot be detected consciously might nevertheless influence subject’s higher cognitive functions, and whether such an effect differs in individuals with different levels of state-trait anxiety, social desirability and “Repressor”. Participants (N = 56) listened to a classical piece of music in which subliminal messages were embedded. READ MORE