EGO SUFFERING By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Psychoanalytical theory. Where feelings of guilt in the ego are produced by aggressive forces in the superego. EGO SUFFERING: "Ego suffering is caused by the superego disapproving of the ego." Related Psychology Terms RATIONALIZATION DEFENSIVE BEHAVIOR ANT ILIHIDINAL EGO PRIMITIVE SUPEREGO PSYCHOHISTORY PSYCHIC APPARATUS FIELD THEORY SUPEREGO SADISM PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY EGO-SPLITTING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EGO SUFFERING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ego-suffering/ (accessed July 17, 2019).