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Psychology 7e in Modules

Defense Mechanisms

Ego’s protective methods of reducing anxiety by unconsciously distorting reality.

1.Repression banishes anxiety-arousing thoughts, feelings, and memories from consciousness.

2.Regression leads an individual faced with anxiety to retreat to a more infantile psychosexual stage.

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