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Defence Mechanisms

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    Tashika B.
    US
    Tashika B.

    This was very interesting and a need to know.

    Peter Awuni A.
    GH
    Peter Awuni A.

    List four defense mechanisms

    Kathy L.
    US
    Kathy L.

    Shouldn't coping mechanisms be included with defense mechanisms?

    Darrell L.
    US
    Darrell L.

    Defense mechanisms are designed to help us deal with stress. Some people use different mechanisms that others. Some use them more often; either because they are more stressed than others or because of some other social characteristic.

    Peter M.
    AU
    Peter M.

    Defense Mechanisms are used to protect the person in the up and down events of life. they appear to act as a buffer that is used to graduate events from minor to major and provide a cognitive paradigm for the individual. However they also can stop new learning and investigation of new ideas and strategies and provide a narrow framework to operate from. They can act as a protective shield and at extremes a prison

    Nicola H.
    GB
    Nicola H.

    defence mechanisms help to protect suffers from harm.

    Martin O.
    UG
    Martin O.

    I am wondering whether one's experience can influence their defense mechanism levels. Does it?

    Martin O.
    UG
    Martin O.

    Could Denial of reality be the major reason why smokers do not want to quit smoking?

    Kathryn C.
    CA
    Kathryn C.

    We all use some defense mechanism at different times. Some people are more aware of theirs than others.

    Douglas R.
    US
    Douglas R.

    Defense mechanism has tools to correct the problems specified.

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