With the idea that adaptive emotion regulation requires flexibility we developed a task that allows participants to choose regulation strategies on a trial by trial basis.
Relevant publication:Sheppes, G., Scheibe, S., Suri, R., Radu, P., Blechert, J., & Gross, J.J.
(in press). Emotion Regulation Choice: A Comprehensive
Framework and Supporting Findings. Journal of
Experimental Psychology: General. IF: 4.76
We are currently expanding this research to include patients with major depression.