As it turned out, participants were more accurate in detecting deception when the person in the video was telling tales in reverse chronological order.
(Evans and her team needed to try their new measure out by using a control group who rated the videos without the aid of the PBCAT.) In the second variant of this study, the researchers created a high cognitive load condition by specifically selecting videos of targets who differed according to their facility with English.
There's not much you can do if they chooses you as their victim. When there is so much emotion, be it fear, sadness or longing, it can be hard to recall.
Might as well just call it quits and hope you get a few years to live in peace without them on the same planet. Of all the people I know, I probably give the most details. Also fidgety is hard to contain when one is trying not to cry or appear needy! weird, the kind of assumptions the assesment makes.
You might also have to remember to cut out the tags when you get home to support the lie. study—those who rated the truth-telling of their peers—first learned to use the relatively straightforward PBCAT.