PRIMARY RELATIONSHIP By N., Sam M.S. - 266 One's closest relationship. The one relationship the individual deems important enough to invest large amounts of time, energy and physical or emotional capital on. PRIMARY RELATIONSHIP: "Wayne's primary relationship was with his girlfriend." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study Hitler and Conformity FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) ANTISOCIAL REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PRIMARY RELATIONSHIP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/primary-relationship/ (accessed June 25, 2022).