This finding can also be explained by the theory of mood management
(Reinecke et al.
Applying mood management
theory to depressed adolescents' use of media.
Additionally, Coley and Burgess (2003) found that women were more likely to impulse buy as a means of mood management
, another opposite finding of the current study.
Summary: When considering our over all health, there are some factors that we can control, such as what we eat, sleeping patterns, mood management
, regular doctor visits, exercise, who we socialize with and other life style choices and decisions.
This technique fosters social interaction, appropriate emotional expression, reality orientation, impulse control, mood management
and provides musical incentive for behaviour modification (Thaut, 1999).
However, at times it does little to advance video game scholarship already grappling with concepts of user demand and mood management
(Bowman, 2010), transportation (Green, Brock, & Kaufman, 2006), presence (Ravaja et al.
The Stress and Mood Management
Program for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis begins by highlighting elements of the stress response--thoughts, emotions, behaviors, physical health and social interactions.
The stress and mood management
program for patients with multiple sclerosis; workbook.
To us, this represents an extraordinary opportunity for supplemental care and management of mood irregularities," she said, adding, "Now, we do not advocate people to thwart clinical care in cases of severe depressive episodes, which may likely need pharmaceutical therapy, but for those who are mildly stressed out or having occasional fits of the blues, supplementing with a good multivitamin along with botanicals and other nutraceuticals proven to have a positive effect on mood management
may be worthwhile when their funds or healthcare situation disallows regular clinical therapy.