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Table 1 Emotion socialization strategies for overjoy: item scale composition and changes conducted for the present study

From: New version of the emotion socialization scale with the positive emotion of overjoy: initial validation evidence with Portuguese adolescents

Original version Changes conducted
Reward
 3. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver helped me deal with the issue that made me overjoyed. 3. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver helped me appreciate the reasons that made me overjoyed.
 6. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver asked me what made me overjoyed.  
 15. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver comforted me. 15. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver shared my happiness.
Magnify
 4. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver got very overjoyed.  
 8. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver expressed that s/he was very overjoyed.  
 13. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver got very upset. 13. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver got very excited.
Punish
 2. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me to stop being overjoyed.  
 5. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me that I was acting younger than my age.  
 9. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver let me know s/he did not approve of my being overjoyed.  
Neglect
 1. When I was overjoyed or overexcited, my parent/caregiver responded to my being overjoyed or overexcited.  
 12. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver took time to focus on me.  
 14. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver did not pay attention to my being overjoyed.  
Override
 7. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me not to worry. 7. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me to worry about other stuff.
 10. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver bought me something I liked.  
 11. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me to cheer up. 11. When I was overjoyed, my parent/caregiver told me to calm down.
  1. Note. Empty spaces indicate that there were no item changes