Defense Mechanism

A defense mechanism is a way for the mind to protect us from being consciously aware of thoughts or feelings that are too difficult to tolerate. In other words, it allows the unconscious thought, feeling or fears to be expressed indirectly in some type of disguised form.

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Aug'19

TURN MY WEAKNESS INTO A STRENGTH

HOW CAN I TURN MY WEAKNESS INTO A STRENGTH ? A 10-year-old boy wanted to learn Judo despite the fact …

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Jul'19

Does your relationship depends on good night’s sleep?

“Sleep is a necessity, not a luxury” Recently, I was doing two internships simultaneously both of which I loved working …

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Jul'19

Emotional Abuse- Pain without bruises

Emotional abuse can be extremely elusive. You may not understand whether it is happening to you, and it may be …

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Sep'17

The Magic of Undoing – Psychological Defense Mechanism

Instance 1: When the teacher asked me why I bunked class the other day, I crossed my fingers behind my …

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Mar'17

Intellectualization: Are you a procrastinator when it comes to feelings?

Doctor: I’m sorry to inform you that you’ve got lung cancer. Patient: Okay. So what kinds of medications in this …

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Mar'17

Regression – A Defense Mechanism

In this Article, we will focus on Understanding what does regression as a defence mechanism mean How it can benefit …

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Jan'17

Are you using Sublimation as a defence?

In this article / video we will focus on understanding the defense mechanism of Sublimation Compare it with displacement how …

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May'15

Defense Mechanism of Displacement – Psychology Complete Guide

A young girl recently called for therapy. When asked what is it for, she said, “My work is affecting my …

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Jan'15

Suppression and Repression – Defense Mechanisms

Repression and suppression are very similar defense mechanisms, which people use in order for them to cope with a stimulus …

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Dec'14

Denial is an unconscious defense – Psychology Complete Guide

A few days ago, a friend lost her cell phone. She kept looking for her phone (a good thing to …

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