FREE WILL By N., Sam M.S. - 38 Name used to describe the capacity that a person has for making their own decisions and directions in life. We need it for moral action and to take responsibility. FREE WILL: "Joe used his free will to decide on his next course of action." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study ADOLESCENCE (Theories) ANTISOCIAL REACTION FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY Hitler and Conformity OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FREE WILL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/free-will/ (accessed July 3, 2022).