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Related to Adlerian: Adlerian theory
Of or being a psychological school based on the belief that behavior arises in subconscious efforts to compensate for inferiority and that psychological illness results from overcompensation for the perceived inferiority.
[After Alfred Adler.]
(Psychiatry) of or relating to Alfred Adler or his ideas
Ad•le•ri•an(ædˈlɪər i ən)
of or pertaining to Alfred Adler or his theories, esp. the belief that behavior is determined by compensation for feelings of inferiority.