EGO ANALYSIS

Techniques directed towards discovering wekanesses and strength in our ego. See ego strength- ego weakness.

EGO PSYCHOLOGY

Psychoanalysis. The approach that emphasises functions in the ego in controlling impulses and dealing with the external environment.

EGO-DYSTONIC

Psychoanalytical theory. Where we describe impulses wishes and thoughts that are repugnant to the ego and self.

EIKONOMETER

1. instrument used to determine the magnifying power of a microscope. 2. Instrument to determine the degree of aniseikonia in a person.

ELDER NEGLECT

The failure of the responsible care giver to provide sufficient care for an older adult. See elder abuse.

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