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Appropriate Affect

Expressing a full range of normal emotion which makes sense in the current situation.



Example: She cried at her mother’s funeral, but something must be wrong with her brother, because he was laughing the entire time.

Appropriate Affect
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2018). Appropriate Affect. Psych Central. Retrieved on May 24, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/appropriate-affect/