noun (psychiatry) the display of previously inhibited emotions (often in actions rather than words); considered to be healthy and therapeutic; a (usually irritating) impulsive and uncontrollable outburst by a problem child or a neurotic adult
Acting out is part of WikiMD's free ^articles!
^Acting out (article) is provided for informational purposes only. No expressed or implied warranties as to the validity of content.
Templates etc. when imported from Wikipedia, are licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0. See full disclaimers.