INTRAPSYCHIC CONFLICT

Opposing forces and the clash of them within the psyche, it is a psychoanalytic theory such as wishes, agencies or conflicting drives. It is...

INTROMISSION

Is putting or the act or sending in something especially the insertion of the penis into the vagina. See penetration. Intromissive ailj

INTUITIVE TYPE

A functional type characterised in Carl Jung's analytic psychology and is the ability to adapt, by means of unconscious indications and is a fine...

INVERSION 1

Cognitive development in Jean Piagets theory, see negation. In vision an image is formed on the retina and is reversed. In sexual psychology, name...

INVOLVED GRANDPARENT

A grandparent or type of who has a loving relationship or is warm with his or her grandchildren and takes on the day to...

IPSILATERAL

On the same side of the body. Compare contralateral

IRRELEVANT LANGUAGE

Observed in some individuals with schizophrenia or autistic disorder. It is a language composed of sounds, phrases or words that are usually understood only...

ISOLATED EXPLOSIVE DISORDER

An impulse-controlled disorder characterised by a single discrete episode in which the individual commits a violent catastrophic act such as shooting strangers during a...

ISOTRETINOIN

an analog of vitamin A used for fighting acne, which is resistant to other therapies. Controversially the use of isotretinoin is linked with psychological...

INTERDEPENDENCE

1. A dependence on 2 or more people, things, events or entities on each other. 2. A state where factors rely on or react...

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