SELF-DEROGATION By N., Sam M.S. - 352 a tendency to disparage you that is usually unrealistic. To laugh on your own traits and acts that is not realistic. Usually this kind of act is done in anxiety or depression. SELF-DEROGATION: "Self-derogation is often associated with a major depressive episode." Related Psychology Terms Comparison of Assessment Tools Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CHILD PSYCHIATRY PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY BDI-II Assessment MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (DEPRESSIVE PHASE) ANTISOCIAL REACTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SELF-DEROGATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/self-derogation/ (accessed August 13, 2022).