EMOTIONAL STABILITY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The consistency and predictability of emotional reactions. Compare affective lability. EMOTIONAL STABILITY: "Joe showed emotional stability in his reactions to situations." Related Psychology Terms EMOTIONAL INSTABILITY EMOTIONAL DISORDER EMOTIONAL INSIGHT 1 MINIMAL BRAIN DAMAGE (MBI)I 1 EMOTION-FOCUSED COPING EMOTIONAL REEDUCATION AFFECTIVE DISORDER OPPONENT PROCESS THEORY OF ACQUIRED MOTIVATION TEMPERAMENT TRAIT CATALYTIC AGENT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EMOTIONAL STABILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/emotional-stability/ (accessed January 23, 2021).