26th APS Annual Convention: Mark Your Calendar (San Francisco, CA, USA - May 22-25, 2014)


The Pour Task: A Self-Initiated Self-Regulation Task

Poster Session VI - Board: VI- 129
Friday, May 23, 2014, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
APS Exhibit Hall-Grand Ballroom

Christina Squires
University of Missouri-Columbia

Louis Manfra
University of Missouri-Columbia

A task assessing self-initiated self-regulation among preschool children was created and validated. The Pour Task is set up such that two response options are in opposition, there is no experimenter instruction to create the response options, and a clear means for comparing contemplation and regulation is available.

Subject Area: Developmental
Keywords: Self

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