ACTUAL NEUROSIS

with regard to the classical psychoanalytic principle of Sigmund Freud, a neuroticism that originates from existing carnal aggravations, compared to one that originates from previous encounters or psychological disputes. This terminology is not commonly used these days.

ACTUAL NEUROSIS: "It isn't uncommon for young males to experience actual neurosis and be unable to complete sexual intercourse."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACTUAL NEUROSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/actual-neurosis/ (accessed September 21, 2019).
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