- Positive psychology in clinical practiceAngela Lee Duckworth
Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, USA
Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:629-51. 2005..Positive interventions may also usefully supplement direct attempts to prevent and treat psychopathology and, indeed, may covertly be a central component of good psychotherapy as it is done now...
- Development and validation of the short grit scale (grit-s)Angela Lee Duckworth
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, USA
J Pers Assess 91:166-74. 2009..Among Scripps National Spelling Bee competitors, the Grit-S predicted final round attained, a relationship mediated by lifetime spelling practice...
- Self-control as a protective factor against overweight status in the transition from childhood to adolescenceEli Tsukayama
University of Pennsylvania, 3701 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:631-5. 2010..To determine whether more self-controlled children are protected from weight gain as they enter adolescence...
- Role of test motivation in intelligence testingAngela Lee Duckworth
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7716-20. 2011....