Pronunciation: (self'u-nal'u-sis, self"-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/self-analysis.html on line 77 [key]
the application of psychoanalytic techniques and theories to an analysis of one's own personality and behavior, esp. without the aid of a psychiatrist or other trained person. Also called autoanalysis.
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