PASSIVITY PHENOMENA

phenomena wherein people feel that some factor of themselves is under the management of other people. These factors can comprise acts, urges, motions, feelings, or ideas- clients commonly report feelings that they're being forced to do or think things by someone other than themself or that they're experiencing the actions or feelings of someone other than themself.

PASSIVITY PHENOMENA: "Today, we are going to discuss the root of passivity phenomena."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "PASSIVITY PHENOMENA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/passivity-phenomena/ (accessed October 19, 2017).
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