atenção seletiva, viés de atenção, ansiedade, escuta dicótica.



A escuta dicótica foi um dos primeiros e mais importantes métodos de investigação da atenção seletiva. Estudos envolvendo a ansiedade não clínica utilizando este paradigma podem apresentar resultados diferentes daqueles observados em populações clinicamente ansiosas. O objetivo deste estudo foi comparar o viés de atenção para palavras com carga emocional em pessoas com diferentes níveis de ansiedade de traço e de estado usando a escuta dicótica. Os participantes foram estudantes universitários (n=84, média=22 anos de idade, desvio padrão=2,3) que responderam ao Inventário de Ansiedade de Traço e Estado (IDATE). Na tarefa, foram utilizados 20 pares de palavras com alto nível de ativação e valência negativa, pareadas com palavras controles neutras, advindas do Affective Norms for English Words (ANEW). Os resultados indicaram que a ansiedade de traço ou estado não são importantes para detectar o viés de atenção para estímulos negativos com altos níveis de ativação. © Cien. Cogn. 2012; Vol. 17 (2): 051-062.

Palavras-chave: atenção seletiva; viés de atenção; ansiedade; escuta dicótica.



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AVALIAÇÃO DO VIÉS DE ATENÇÃO NO CANAL AUDITIVO E ANSIEDADE EM UNIVERSITÁRIOS. (2012). Ciências & Cognição, 17(2). Recuperado de http://www.cienciasecognicao.org/revista/index.php/cec/article/view/781