EGO ANXIETY

Anxiety caused by conflicting demands of the ego and id. Compare id anxiety. See signal anxiety.

EGO ANXIETY: "Ego anxiety refers to an internal rather than an external demand."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EGO ANXIETY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ego-anxiety/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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