How Sublimation Defense Mechanism Influences Our Behavior

How It Protects Us From Negative Thoughts

Afshara
3 min readSep 6, 2022

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Sublimation

The sublimation defense mechanism is used when someone wants to transform their inappropriate impulses into more socially acceptable behaviors.

According to Freud, sublimation can be considered a sign…

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