NOT ME

with regard to the individual-system theory of U.S. psychoanalyst Harry Stack Sullivan (1892-1949), the portion of the personified individual which is based upon interpersonal events which have facilitated significant horror, dread, fear, and worry, and that might lead to nightmares, traumatic emotional events, and schizophrenic responses.

NOT ME: "The not me component is one of three in Harry Stack Sullivan's theory."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NOT ME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/not-me/ (accessed August 17, 2019).
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