Better Late than Never: A Multilayer Network Model Using Metaplasticity for Emotion Regulation Strategies

  • Nimat UllahEmail author
  • Jan Treur
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 882)


Adaptivity in emotion regulation strategies has always been considered as one of the key factors for health. As the choices of emotion regulation strategies change as per context, the priorities of strategies also change with time. This phenomenon is called plasticity. This paper focuses on network-oriented modeling of the concept of metaplasticity from recent neurological literature which controls the plasticity. Simulation results are presented for the elaboration of the concept in choice of emotion regulation strategies with age.


Plasticity Metaplasticity Emotion regulation Gender Reappraisal Expressive suppression 


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  1. 1.Vrije Universiteit AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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