EGO-SPLITTING By N., Sam M.S. - 58 1. Psychoanalytical theory. The ego develops opposed but coexisting attitudes to a phenomenom. 2. Object realations theory. The fragmentation of the ego into good and bad parts. EGO-SPLITTING: "Ego-splitting can occur when we show 2 opposing but coexiting attitudes to something." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) TRANSACTIONAL ANALYSIS FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Identifying Relevant Theories and Models ATTITUDE SCALES HEARING FIGURE-DRAWING TEST Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EGO-SPLITTING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ego-splitting/ (accessed July 3, 2022).