EMOTIONAL INSULATION By N., Sam M.S. - 415 Defense mechanism. Where indifferent and detached responses are made in frustrating situations. EMOTIONAL INSULATION: "In emotional insulation we respond differently to situations by being detached and indifferent." Related Psychology Terms ROSENZWEIG PICTURE-FRUSTRATION STUDY (P-F) RORSCHACH TEST REACTION TIME (Response Latency) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams COMPENSATION DEFENSE MECHANISM (Ego Defense Mechanism) EMOTION (Theories) Dissociative Identity Disorder DYNAMISM (Mental Dynamism) DENIAL OF REALITY (DENIAL) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EMOTIONAL INSULATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/emotional-insulation/ (accessed May 25, 2022).