RECONSTRUCTION

During psychoanalysis, the review and examination of past events which have resulted in current emotional problems. Also, the analytical rebuilding of occurrences that are incomplete within the subject's memories.

RECONSTRUCTION: "During reconstruction, the subject recalled events concerning incomplete memories."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RECONSTRUCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reconstruction/ (accessed November 27, 2020).
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