Denial

Posted: February 18, 2012 in Uncategorized

Denial (also called abnegation) is a defense mechanism postulated by Sigmund Freud, in which a person is faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept and rejects it instead, insisting that it is not true despite what may be overwhelming evidence.[1]

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  1. truthtold true says:

    I know a lot of people who are in abnegation!! So sad for them when the s— hits the fan!!

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