STEPFAMILY By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 a family unit made up of parents that already have children from a previous union. Have a look on the blended families; simple step family. STEPFAMILY: "A stepfamily has children from previous relationships involved." Related Psychology Terms BLENDED FAMILY SIMPLE STEPFAMILY BLENDED FAMILY EXTENDED FAMILY MIGNON DELUSION BASIC HOSTILITY CONFLUENCE MODEL FAMILY PLANNING FAMILY RESEMBLANCE NUCLEAR FAMILY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STEPFAMILY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stepfamily/ (accessed January 15, 2020).