Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

12 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
1.need for affection and approval
2.need for a partner, for someone who will take over one's life
3. need to restrict on'es life to narrow borders, to be undermanding, satisfied with little, to be inconspicuous
4.need for power, for control over others
5.need to exploit others and get the better of them
6. need for social recognition or prestige
7.need for personal admiration
8. need for personal achievement. Some people are obsessed with it
9.need for self-sufficiency and independence
10.need for perfectiona nd unassailability
3.need to restrict one's life to narrow borders, to be undemanding, satisfied with little, to be inconspicuous
the neutotic's need is much more intense, and he or she will experience anxiety if the need is not met
Horney saw neurosis as an attempt to make life bearable, as a way of "interpersonal control and coping" We all strive to do on a day-to-day basis, only most of us seem to be doing alright, while the neutotic seems to be sinking fast.
moving toward strategy
self effacing solution; like Adler's getting or leaning approach, or the phlegmatic personality
expansive solution; like Adler's ruling or dominant type, the melancholy personality
resigning solution; like Adler's avoiding type, the melancholy personality
parental indifference
the key to understanding parental indifference is that it is a matter of the child's perception, and not the parents' intentions
basic hostility
to be frstrated first eads to an effort at protesting the injustice. A few children find this hostility effective, and over time it becomes a habitual response to life's diffuculties
basic anxiety
most children experience this
The neurotics self is split into two different selves. What are they?
despised self and ideal self