SELF-ASSERTION By N., Sam M.S. - 89 the act of putting forward your own opinions or to express your needs, rights and wishes. In this way person represents his own demands and express his own wishes. SELF-ASSERTION: "Self-assertion is a goal in group therapy." Related Psychology Terms FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Hitler and Conformity Developing a Case Study CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning ANTISOCIAL REACTION OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SELF-ASSERTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/self-assertion/ (accessed July 5, 2022).