I Wtk What's Your Defense Mechanism

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    Your Defense Mechanism Is Regression

    Problems? What problems? You are pretty good at avoiding what's wrong in your life. Whenever you're feeling down, you just blow off steam. You may be irresponsible and immature, but at least you don't let yourself get stressed out. Everyone needs to be a little naughty every now...
    NatalieClarkdoglover NatalieClarkdoglover
    26-30, F
    Oct 25, 2011

    That Is Sooooo Totally Me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    Aug 4, 2009

    Intuitive?

    Deep Down You Are Intuitive You're the type of person who understands other people and the world very well. You don't let on to how much you know. You can tell so much from...
    tks tks
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 6, 2009

    Depends

    My defence mechanism depends entirely on what mood (or state of mind) I'm in. For instance, if I'm sober and in a relatively good mood and somebody says something hurtful to me, I'll simply walk away. Needless to say I'll still get upset about it, but I won't let the offending...
    Meeoko Meeoko
    18-21, F
    May 23, 2010

    Isolation

    Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start. The problem with withdrawing from the...
    HangingTree HangingTree
    18-21, M
    Mar 8, 2010

    Isolation.

    Your Defense Mechanism is IsolationWhen life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things.You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start.The problem with withdrawing from the world is...
    lntel lntel
    22-25
    1 Response Mar 3, 2012

    It Is True. I Isolate Myself Whenever I feel Hurt and Vulnerable

    Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation   When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start. The problem with withdrawing...
    thinkandfeel thinkandfeel
    36-40, F
    Sep 20, 2009

    Regression..

    Your Defense Mechanism is Regression Problems? What problems? You are pretty good at avoiding what's wrong in your life. Whenever you're feeling down, you just blow off steam. <- YES! You may be irresponsible and immature, but at least you don't let yourself get stressed out...
    LifelessSource LifelessSource
    18-21, F
    Feb 4, 2011

    I Laugh At Myself---. Humor Mechanisimses

    When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able to make the best of things, even when things look very, very bleak. Some people...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul
    41-45, F
    Jun 17, 2011

    When I Feel Like Iam Being Atacked

    When I feel like iam being atacked i shut my door and close my windows  in other words i get away from the person and i put my wall up i wont let you hurt me any more i wont open up to you like what ive done with my mother in law shes handed me my a ss so many times i...
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Sep 20, 2009

    Hope? I Don't Think This Link Works Anymore

    Well I was hoping to find out what my defense mechanism is but instead the link lead me to take the what is your happy word quiz. At least I now know my what my "happy word" is... indeed the word "hope" accurately describes my personality in general.. Your Happy Word is...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick
    22-25
    6 Responses May 22, 2010

    Happy Word

    Your Happy Word is "Bliss" You are happy because you don't need a lot to be content. You experience happiness in the best and worst of times. You see the divine in everything. You believe that every moment, person, and creature is unique and special. You are an oasis of calm...
    listenup listenup
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 23, 2010

    Your Defense Mechanism Is Humor

    When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able to make the best of things, even when things look very, very bleak. Some...
    Bukoden Bukoden
    18-21, M
    Aug 12, 2009

    What Sould I Do

    A long time before I was born my mom got into a huge fight with my family. At this time she had a son and was married to a man that was very abusive. Once she devoiced him, she tried to take her son and almost won, but my grandma stepped in the way and went to the father side...
    MCER MCER
    22-25, F
    Aug 31, 2012

    Defense Mechanism Is Sublimation

    Compared to most people, you handle your problems very well. You're good at channeling negative energy into positive energy. You know how to change your perspective. You turn bad events into opportunities. You find strength in dealing with your problems. You are inspired and...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering
    70+, F
    Mar 10, 2012

    Cause Thats Where I Think I Belong

      Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person...
    lookin4sumthing lookin4sumthing
    26-30, M
    Oct 12, 2009

    I Have Many.

    When I get stressed I 1. Take a nap or lie down on the bed 2. Hold my wife close and bury my face in ther neck. 3. Surf the internet 4. Write my feelings on paper 5. Write my feelings on EP 6. Drink coffee 7. Smoke heavily and drink something. 8. Consume Alcohol 9. Go pet our...
    Snookybear Snookybear
    36-40, M
    Nov 23, 2009

    Your Defense Mechanism Is Sublimation

    Compared to most people, you handle your problems very well. You're good at channeling negative energy into positive energy. You know how to change your perspective. You turn bad events into opportunities. You find strength in dealing with your problems. You are inspired and...
    MilesnMiles MilesnMiles
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2013

    Humor

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able to make the best of things, even when...
    flyawayhome flyawayhome
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2009

    Superiority Complex

    People tell me I'm guilty of this, so I may as well cop to it. Apparently, I put out this snob thing where I act like somehow everything I've done in life is better or more interesting than everything you've done in life. It involves a lot of name-dropping and big words, but...
    lolasinn7 lolasinn7
    26-30, F
    Jun 4, 2010

    Sublimation

    Compared to most people, you handle your problems very well. You're good at channeling negative energy into positive energy. You know how to change your perspective. You turn bad events into opportunities. You find strength in dealing with your problems. You are inspired and...
    Marivela Marivela
    22-25, F
    Sep 23, 2009

    Isolation

      Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 27, 2010

    Isolation

    Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start. The problem with withdrawing from the world...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 1, 2010

    Go Figure

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able to make the best of things, even when...
    Lexila Lexila
    26-30, F
    Mar 4, 2010

    Sublimation

    Your Defense Mechanism is Sublimation Compared to most people, you handle your problems very well. You're good at channeling negative energy into positive energy. You know how to change your...
    autotelic autotelic
    26-30, F
    Aug 9, 2009

    Hmm. I Dunno About That.

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 23, 2010

    To...

    Duck and scream. I knew that.
    TruthLauren TruthLauren
    13-15, F
    Mar 21, 2010

    Your Defense Mechanism Is Projection....yeah Sure -_-

    Your Defense Mechanism is Projection It's not you, really. It's everyone else. At least, that's what you keep telling yourself. You may not have noticed, but you tend to hate in others what you fear most in yourself. Projection is a seductive defense mechanism...
    Crina Crina
    26-30
    May 23, 2010

    Isolation

    When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start. The problem with withdrawing from the world is that it's hard to reintegrate...
    PenelopeParfait PenelopeParfait
    18-21, F
    Sep 18, 2012

    Ha! I Knew It!

    Laughter is my defense mechanism............ this i knew already. Hence, i make absolutely no sense on EP. You are happy because you are able to laugh at life. You believe that everything has a lighter side. You try to take a broad perspective and keep everything in context. You...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    9 Responses May 22, 2010

    Open-minded

    You try not to take life too seriously. The world is so absurd that you just have to laugh at it.You take responsibility for your own happiness. If you're unhappy, you change your life situation.You have no problem speaking your mind. Even if you're not sure, you just blurt it...
    aliceXIONU aliceXIONU
    22-25, F
    Jun 29, 2011

    Isolation

    Your Defense Mechanism is Isolation When life gets to be too much to handle, you just withdraw. You rather not deal with things. You tend to be a very isolated person. You want to connect to others, but you don't know where to start. The problem with withdrawing from the...
    SpiritualFighter SpiritualFighter
    26-30, M
    Feb 27, 2010

    Very True

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let them control you. You are able to make the best of things, even when things look...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 31, 2011

    Humor... How Very True

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor     When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Aug 9, 2009

    Humour

    Your Defense Mechanism is Humor When life gets you down, you just have to laugh. And that's a very healthy reaction. It's not that you don't take your problems seriously. You do. You just don't let...
    cerberus3030150 cerberus3030150
    36-40
    Aug 4, 2009

    Regression

    Your Defense Mechanism is Regression Problems? What problems? You are pretty good at avoiding what's wrong in your life. Whenever you're feeling down, you just blow off steam. You may be irresponsible and immature, but at least you don't let yourself get stressed out. Everyone...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 20, 2010

    Reaction formation. Reaction formation is

    probably the most interesting defense mechanism of all. Basically, reaction formation is converting your actual feelings to their exact opposite. For example, you may be so deeply in love that you feel extremely vulnerable. To get rid of anxiety, you begin to act as if you were...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 2, 2015

    Blue Bird

    You Are the Blue Bird You tend to be more doubting than certain. You can be swayed with the right arguments. You are shy at first but talkative with people you know extremely well. You open up over time. You're able to laugh at anything. You have a broad sense of...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    May 30, 2011
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