ALGOPSYCHALIA

noun. tangible aches acknowledged by the complainant as existing in a cognitive or emotional capacity rather than being of physical existence, which sometimes joins emotional and cognitive troubles, such as anxiousness

ALGOPSYCHALIA: "Algopsychalia is present in the lives of depressed people quite often- while there may be no physical or biological stimulus causing pain, it is still felt."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALGOPSYCHALIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/algopsychalia/ (accessed May 20, 2019).
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