DRAMATIZATION

1. Using attention getting behaviour as a defense for anxiety. 2. Used in psychoanalytic theory for expressing repressed desires.

DRAMATIZATION: "Dramatisation is used to express repressed desires."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DRAMATIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dramatization/ (accessed July 6, 2020).
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