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disorder in which the person does not fully resolve the conflict in a particular psychosexual stage, resulting in personality traits and behavior associated with that earlier stage
first stage occurring in the first year of life in which the mouth is the erogenous zone and weaning is the primary conflict
second stage occurring from about 1-3 years of age, in which the anus is the erogenous zone and toilet training is the source of conflict
anal retentive personality
a person fixated in the anal stage who is neat, fussy, stingy, and stubborn
third stage occurring from about 3-6 years of age, in which the child discovers sexual feelings
situation occurring in the phallic stage in which a child develops a sexual attraction to the opposite-sex parent and jealousy of the same-sex parent
defense mechanism in which a person tries to become like someone else to deal with anxiety
fourth stage occurring during the school years, in which the sexual feelings of the child are repressed while the child develops in other ways
anxiety created when a child is born into the bigger and more powerful world of older children and adults
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