Jaydon doesn't relize that his alcohol abuse and neglect of his family is leading to the destruction of both his family and career. A psychoanalyst would suggest that Jaydon shows signs of
Freud suggested that adults with a passive personality marked by a childlike dependency demonstrate signs of
an oral fixation
Carl Jung emphasized the importance of _______ in personality functioning.
the collective unconscious
Abraham Maslow suggested that individuals who are open, spontaneous, and not paralyzed by others opinions illustrate
Humanistic psychology has been most closely associated with an emphasis on the importance of
a postitive self-concept
Which technique would psychologist use to assess whether a cluster of characteristics that includes ambition, determination, persistance, and self-reliance reflects a single personality trait?
During a phone call to the psychic network, mark was told that " you often worry about things much more then you admit, even to your best friends." Mark's amazement at the psyics apparent understanding of his personality best illustrates
the barnum effect
Sarahs optimism is both a contrubutor to and a product of her successful career accomplishments. This best illustates
Marcy believes that the outcome of athletic contests depends so much on the luck that it hardly pays to put any effort into her own athletic training. Her belief most clearly illustates
an external locus of control
Bryce often acts so daring and overly confident that few people relize he is actually riddled with uncounicous insecurity and self-doubt. Bryce best illustrates the use of a defense mechanism known as
When Vanessa noticed that she was wearing mismatched socks, she overestimated the extent to which others would notice. Her reaction best illustrates
the spotlight effect
The role of repressed childhood conflicts in personality disorders is most clearly emphasized by the ____________ perspective.