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elevated mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A heightened mood characterized by feelings of euphoria, elation, and well-being. A person in such a mood may describe the feeling as high or ecstatic.

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elevated mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A heightened mood characterized by feelings of euphoria, elation, and well-being. A person in such a mood may describe the feeling as high or ecstatic.

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Positive Mood and Resistance to Temptation: The Interfering Influence of Elevated Arousal

Alexander Fedorikhin and Vanessa M. Patrick.

in Journal of Consumer Research

December 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. 11976 words.

We investigate the interfering influence of elevated arousal on the impact of positive mood on resistance to temptation. Three studies demonstrate that when a temptation activates long-term...

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elevated mood n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 28 words.

A heightened mood characterized by feelings of euphoria, elation, and well-being. A person in such a mood may describe the

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elevated mood n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 28 words.

A heightened mood characterized by feelings of euphoria, elation, and well-being. A person in such a mood may describe the

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Elevated Lung Cancer Risk among Persons with Depressed Mood

Paul Knekt, Raimo Raitasalo, Markku Heliövaara, Ville Lehtinen, Eero Pukkala, Lyly Teppo, Jouni Maatela and Arpo Aromaa.

in American Journal of Epidemiology

December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Although it has been hypothesized that depressive persons have an excess risk of cancer, few prospective data are available. The association between depressiveness and subsequent incidence...

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Life Stress, Mood Disturbance, and Elevated Interleukin-6 in Healthy Older Women

Susan K. Lutgendorf, Linda Garand, Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Toni Tripp Reimer, Sue-Young Hong and David M. Lubaroff.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series A

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences. 0 words.

Background. Although adverse effects of severe chronic stress on immunocompetence and physical well-being in older adults have been reported, the...

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euthymic mood n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 35 words.

A mood (1) within the temperate range, without the characteristics of depressed mood, dysphoric mood, elevated

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euthymic mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A mood (1) within the temperate range, without the characteristics of depressed mood, dysphoric mood, elevated mood, irritable mood, or any other strongly affective mood. [From Greek eu-...

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manic episode n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 91 words.

A mood episode lasting at least one week, characterized by continuously elevated, expansive, or irritable mood, sufficiently severe to cause

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manic episode n.

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 91 words.

A *mood episode lasting at least one week, characterized by continuously elevated, expansive, or irritable mood, sufficiently severe to

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expansive mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A mood (1) characterized by unrestrained emotional expression, often accompanied by an overvaluation of one's importance or significance to others; sometimes merely another name for...

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Psychiatric assessment

David Semple and Roger Smyth.

in Oxford Handbook of Psychiatry

February 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry. 15272 words.

The clinical interview

Setting the scene

Interviewing psychiatric patients

Discussing management

History

Menta...

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Introduction to mood disorders

John R. Geddes.

in New Oxford Textbook of Psychiatry

February 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry. 1851 words.

The concept of mood is difficult to define. In psychiatry, it has come to mean a pervasive emotional tone varying along an axis from happiness to sadness—and perhaps anxiety. The boundaries...

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Mood (Affective) Disorders

Carol S. North and Sean H. Yutzy.

in Goodwin and Guze's Psychiatric Diagnosis 7th Edition

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Psychology. 19727 words.

Descriptions of mood disorders go back to the time of Hippocrates. Mood disorders are primarily characterized by depressed and/or elevated (manic) moods. The essential feature of mood...

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The Subjective Experience of PASAT Testing: Does the PASAT Induce Negative Mood?

Daniel J. Holdwick and Sabine A. Wingenfeld.

in Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology

April 1999; p ublished online April 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience; Neuropsychology. 0 words.

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The present study investigated the relationship between mood and attentional testing in 80 college students. Participants were randomly assigned to...

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Bipolar Disorders

Chris Ahlman.

in Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental Health

May 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work; Couple and Family Social Work; Mental and Behavioural Health. 7926 words.

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) does not describe the typical symptoms noted by researchers of pediatric bipolar disorder under bipolar I or...

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Hedonic capacity, cigarette craving, and diminished positive mood

Jessica Werth Cook, Bonnie Spring, Dennis McChargue and Donald Hedeker.

in Nicotine and Tobacco Research

February 2004; p ublished online February 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Cigarette craving has been linked to elevated negative and positive moods, but a connection to deficient positive affect has not been studied. We tested whether a low hedonic capacity...

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Pre-Surgical Mood Predicts Memory Decline after Anterior Temporal Lobe Resection for Epilepsy

Robyn M. Busch, Mario F. Dulay, Kevin H. Kim, Jessica S. Chapin, Lara Jehi, Colleen C. Kalman, Richard I. Naugle and Imad M. Najm.

in Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology

December 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neuroscience; Neuropsychology. 3633 words.

This study examined pre-surgical depressed mood as a predictor of post-surgical memory change in adults who underwent temporal lobe resections (TLRs; n = 211). Patients completed the...

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Life events, mood, mental strain and cardiovascular risk factors in Swedish middle-aged men. Data from the Swedish part of the Renault/Volvo Coeur Study

G. Rose, C. Bengtsson, L. Dimberg, L. Kumlin and B. Eriksson.

in Occupational Medicine

July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 0 words.

The associations between life events, mood, mental strain and cardiovascular risk factors were investigated in the Renault/Volvo Coeur Study. About 1,000 men, blue-collar and white-collar...

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The Effect of the Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music on the Mood and Life Quality of Cancer Patients

Debra S. Burns.

in Journal of Music Therapy

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

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Cancer patients continue to experience elevated levels of emotional distress, even after cancer treatment. Elevated emotional distress negatively impacts immune and endocrine functions and...

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