Descriptor English: Repression-Sensitization
Descriptor Spanish: Represión-Sensibilización
Descriptor Portuguese: Repressão-Sensibilização
Descriptor French: Sensibilisation-refoulement
Entry term(s): Échelles de refoulement-sensibilisation
Échelles de sensibilisation-refoulement
Tree number(s): F01.393.821.645
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Defense mechanisms involving approach and avoidance responses to threatening stimuli. The sensitizing process involves intellectualization in approaching or controlling the stimulus whereas repression involves unconscious denial in avoiding the stimulus.
DeCS ID: 12516
Unique ID: D012095
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Sensibilisation-refoulement - Preferred
Concept UI M0018806
Preferred term Sensibilisation-refoulement
Échelles de sensibilisation-refoulement - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0018807
Preferred term Échelles de sensibilisation-refoulement
Entry term(s) Échelles de refoulement-sensibilisation

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