PREGENITAL PHASE

with regard to psychoanalytic theory, the formative phases of psychosexual growth which come before the ordering of the libido around the genital zone. Some theorists also add the phallic stage to the pregenital phase.

PREGENITAL PHASE: "The pregenital phase rarely presents a concern for fixation."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PREGENITAL PHASE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pregenital-phase/ (accessed February 19, 2020).
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