Enhancing Congruence between Implicit Motives and Explicit Goal Commitments: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial

Objective: Theory and research suggest that the pursuit of personal goals that do not fit a person's affect-based implicit motives results in impaired emotional well-being, including increased symptoms of depression. The aim of this study was to evaluate an intervention designed to enhance moti...

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Main Authors: Ramona M. Roch, Andreas G. Rösch, Oliver C. Schultheiss
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2017-09-01
Series:Frontiers in Psychology
Online Access:http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01540/full