Psychogenesis

Psychogenesis

[sahy-kuh-jen-uh-sis]
Psychogenesis (from the Greek psyche - mind or feelings, and genesis - origin) is a term primarily used in psychology referring to the origin and development of psychological processes, personality, or behavior or the development of a physical disorder or illness resulting from psychic, rather than physiological, factors.

See also

Search another word or see psychogenesison Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature