SUPPLICATION By N., Sam M.S. - 23 used by a person who acts weak and dependent in order to motivate other people to provide assistance and care. In this way, a person can have assistance from other. SUPPLICATION: "Joe used supplication so Lyn would keep looking after him." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study OVERPROTECTION (“Momlsm”) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) DISCIPLINE (literally, “to learn”) FAMILY CARE Diagnosis and Treatment Planning SCHIZOPHRENIA (PARANOID TYPE) MOTHERING Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SUPPLICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/supplication/ (accessed January 19, 2022).