Match the defense mechanism with the characteristic
A. Compensation -make up for a deficit
B. Denial- refusal to acknowledge
C. Displacement- shifting the emotion from one thing to another.
D.projection- attributing one's own thoughts to another person
E.sublimation- redirecting socially unacceptable impulses.
_Explanation : defense mechanisms are behaviours of people use to separate themselves from unpleasant events, actions,or thoughts.
It is a pattern by which tension or anxiety relieved by an individual make up for personal weakness.
Example: a student who fails in his studies may compensate by becoming the college champion in atheletics. So ,
"Compensation is match with to make up deficit."
( Make up deficit meaning: if you're running a deficit , you are losing. You might be losing a money or game .either way , you better make up for it.)
-It occurs when you refuse to accept reality or facts.
-many people use denial in their everyday lives to avoid dealing with painful feelings or areas of their life they don't wish to admit.
-example: patient denies that his physician's diagnosis of cancer is correct & seeks a second opinion.
According that denial is match with refusal to acknowledge
(Acknowledge meaning: accept or admit the existence or truth of)
An emotional feeling is transferred to person who are less dangerous than those who initially aroused the emotion.
Example ; boss shouts at meera.
Meera back to home , gets angry at her husband.
accordind to this , "Displacement Is match with shifting the emotion from one thing to another"
This involves individuals attributing their own unacceptable thoughts , feelings & motives to another person.
Example: you may dislike your new co-worker ,but instead of accepting that , you choose to tell yourself that they dislike you. So,
Projection matched with "attributing ones own's thoughts to another person."
It is defence mechanism that allows us to act out unacceptable impulses by converting these behaviour into a more acceptable form.
Divert negative into acceptable.
Example: instead of lashing out at your employees, you choose to channel your frustration into kickboxing.
According to that "sublimation is matched with redirecting socially unacceptable impulses"