Seven Defense Mechanisms

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Falsely attributing unacceptable characteristics to others
Refusing to recognize an anxiety-producing event
Transferring feelings thatare unacceptable to another object
Covering up true reasons for feelings, actions, or thoughts
Substituting behaviors, thoughts, or feelings that are opposite of unacceptable ones
Redirecting an inappropriate desire into an appropriate one
Blocking unacceptable or threatening feelings

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