SHALLOW AFFECT

impairment in ability to react emotionally, even in times of intense feeling. See flat affect.

SHALLOW AFFECT: "Joe suffered from shallow effect and could not react emotionally to many situations."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SHALLOW AFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/shallow-affect/ (accessed July 10, 2020).
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