Using the daydreaming frequency scale to investigate the relationships between mind-wandering, psychological well-being, and present-moment awareness

Stawarczyk, David; Majerus, Steve; Van der Linden, Martial; D'Argembeau, Arnaud; Zelenski, John; Schmidt, Ralph Erich
September 2012
Frontiers in Psychology;Sep2012, Vol. 3, p1
Academic Journal
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