Psychological Defense Mechanisms

15 Common Defense Mechanisms “Denial, Regression, Acting Out, Dissociation, Compartmentalization, Projection, Reaction Formation, Repression, Displacement, Intellectualization, Rationalization, Undoing, Sublimation, Compensation, Assertiveness” http://psychcentral.com/lib/15-common-defense-mechanisms/3/

Defense Mechanisms “Repression: ‘during the Oedipus complex aggressive thoughts about the same sex parents are repressed’ Denial: ‘smokers may refuse to admit to themselves that smoking is bad for their health.’ Projection: ‘You […]