FLAT AFFECT

a term used for the absence or apparent absence of emotional response to any situation or event. Also called emotional flatness; flattened affect; flattening of affect.

FLAT AFFECT: "A flat affect is one of no response."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FLAT AFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flat-affect/ (accessed June 22, 2017).
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