Mindfulness and motivational congruence

Internally funded project


Project Details

Project leader:
Prof. Dr. Oliver Schultheiss


Contributing FAU Organisations:
Lehrstuhl für Allgemeine Psychologie (Motivation, Emotion und Lernen)

Start date: 01/08/2017


Research Fields

Motives, goals, and emotional well-being
Lehrstuhl für Allgemeine Psychologie (Motivation, Emotion und Lernen)


Abstract (technical / expert description):


This project, which is headed by Dr. Schattke (Montreal) and for which the chair is an international cooperation partner, explores the role of mindfulness in the fit between a person's implicit motives and her or his expliicit goal pursuits. It features tow interventional longitudinal studies and aims at the development of effective intervention techniques for increasing motivational congruence and, thereby, well-being.



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