DENIAL

Part of defence mechanisms to put away unpleasant thoughts and wishes from our conscious awarenes.. Also called disavowal.

DENIAL: "Denial can be an unconscious process used to protect us."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DENIAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/denial/ (accessed March 22, 2020).
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