Psychological Complexes

oedipus complex

Freud’s ‘Oedipus’ Complex Explained

Hollywood will often shine its light on psychological complexes and create “art” based on the way in which people afflicted with such issues behave. The problem is that they rarely get it right, which... »

father complex

Father vs Mother Psychological Complex

Anyone who has kids will tell you how adept little ones become at manipulating their parents from a very early age. You will hear parents talk about how one child seems to favor the mother over the fa... »

messiah complex

Possible Cures For Your ‘Messiah’ Complex

Chances are you know someone who is a bit of a know it all, but even those people have a tendency to be able to admit that they might be wrong once in a while. The same cannot be said for people who h... »

Top 10 Common Psychological Complexes

Top 10 Common Psychological Complexes

It is easy to think of psychological complexes as something that affects other people, but you may just be surprised to learn that you have one or two of your own. Psychological complexes don’t have t... »

The Real Peter Pan Complex

The Real Peter Pan Complex

Society puts pressure on us all to look young and beautiful for as long as we possibly can, often leading to unreal expectations and expensive treatments. The anti-aging industry is one that rakes in ... »

3 Ways In Which Your Mental Complex Affects Your Life

3 Ways In Which Your Mental Complex Affects Your Life

It would take a lot more space than I have here to list and document all of the different psychological complexes that people suffer from all over the world (for a comprehensive list of psychological ... »

The irony hiding in the hunger games

The irony hiding in the hunger games

The Hunger Games book trilogy has been a smash success in the world over for a few years now, so it was no real surprise that Hollywood decided to turn it into a movie. The books tell the story of a d... »

Psychological complexes are no laughing matter…..until they appear in the movies

Psychological complexes are no laughing matter…..until they appear in the movies

Hollywood loves to churn our psychological thrillers that make us scared to be home alone. Some of the movies best villains, from Norman Bates to Hannibal Lecter, have shown us the darker side of ment... »

How psychological complexes affect celebrities

How psychological complexes affect celebrities

There have literally been thousands of movies dealing with psychological complexes of one kind or another, with Psycho perhaps being the most famous. Watching Norman Bates’ creepy love for his mother ... »

How to overcome your psychological complex

How to overcome your psychological complex

(Part of the information covered in this sector is based on the book ‘Belief Buster Kit’ by Aine Belton who has helped thousands of people to identify and eliminate their limiting beliefs – highly rec... »

List of psychological complexes

List of psychological complexes

Below is a list of known psychological complexes. Feel yourself free to contribute your own complex or any other complex you might be aware of. However, keep in mind the distinction between a psycholo... »

Hidden and unperceived psychological complexes

Hidden and unperceived psychological complexes

  The following story of Andrew – a 21 years old British college student who thought he suffered from a voice complex – should be enlightening and help you realize the interrelationship bet... »

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Where does your psychological complex come from?

Each complex faced by an individual has its unique nature and characteristics and therefore their sources vary greatly. One main aspect to consider while identifying commonalities among the roots of c... »

Which type of psychological complex do you have?

Which type of psychological complex do you have?

  Placing complexes into categories is a difficult task due to the abstract meaning and wide spectrum of psychological complexes. An approach to dividing complexes into categories is to consider:... »

What psychological complexes really are

What psychological complexes really are

DEFINITION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL COMPLEX A psychological complex is an organized group of present or past THOUGHTS – FEELINGS – MEMORIES – WISHES – EXPERIENCES – PERCEPTIONS that we... »

Psychological complexes

Psychological complexes

All humans have psychological complexes. They exist in different forms and dimensions in each individual’s world. Often, they might have a huge impact on our life being subconsciously the first and la... »