self-analysis(redirected from autoanalysis)
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n. pl. self-a·nal·y·ses (-sēz′)
An independent methodical attempt to study and comprehend one's own personality, emotions, and behavior.
self′-an′a·lyt′i·cal (-ăn′ə-lĭt′ĭ-kəl), self′-an′a·lyt′ic (-ĭk) adj.
the act or process of analysing oneself
the application of psychoanalytic techniques to an analysis of one's own personality and behavior without the aid of another person.
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|Noun||1.||self-analysis - a penetrating examination of your own beliefs and motives|
|2.||self-analysis - the application of psychotherapeutic principles to the analysis of your own personality|
psychotherapy - the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means