SCREEN DEFENSE

Theory in psychoanalysis wherein falsified or incomplete memories or affects are employed to cover repressed but associated memories and affects.

SCREEN DEFENSE: "Her screen defense finally came apart under hypnosis."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SCREEN DEFENSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/screen-defense/ (accessed April 18, 2021).
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