PSYCHIC PAIN By N., Sam M.S. - 136 An intolerable level of pain brought on by psychological suffering beyond the tolerance of the sufferer. There is no indication of organic malfunction in the condition. PSYCHIC PAIN: "Sheila was unable to stand another day of her psychic pain." Related Psychology Terms PAIN DRIVE HEAD INJURY (CHRONIC TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY BENDER GESTALT TEST (Bender Visual-Motor Gestalt Test) LEVEL OF ASPIRATION ORGANICISM (Organic Viewpoint) DEMONOLOGY INFERTTLITY Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PSYCHIC PAIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychic-pain/ (accessed August 18, 2022).