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Optimism and mental imagery: a possible cognitive marker to promote well-being?

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Optimism is associated with a range of benefits not only for general well-being, but also for mental and physical health. The development of psychological interventions to boost optimism derived from cognitive science would have the potential to provide significant public health benefits, yet cognitive markers of optimism are little understood. The current study aimed to take a first step in this direction by identifying a cognitive marker for optimism that could provide a modifiable target f...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Author
Journal:
Psychiatry research More from this journal
Volume:
206
Issue:
1
Pages:
56-61
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
1872-7123
ISSN:
0165-1781
Language:
English
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pubs:356242
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uuid:6c09ff12-4d85-453d-8791-fb000e4052a6
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pubs:356242
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356242
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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