TRANSFERENCE RESISTANCE

with regard to psychoanalysis, a type of resistance to the revealing of unconscious material, wherein the client keeps silent or tries to act out emotions of love or hate transferred from past unions to the analyst.

TRANSFERENCE RESISTANCE: "A lot of the dysfunction in the couple's relationship is due to transference resistance on the behalf of both parties."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRANSFERENCE RESISTANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transference-resistance/ (accessed September 1, 2019).
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