EXPRESSED EMOTION (EE)

Negative emotions that are expressed by family members to the person with a mental or emotional disorder.

EXPRESSED EMOTION (EE): "Joe's family used expressed emotion towards his mental illness."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXPRESSED EMOTION (EE)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/expressed-emotion-ee/ (accessed October 3, 2019).
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