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Intellectual Insight

Improved self-knowledge without a corresponding change in behavior (as opposed to emotional insight).

Example: “I understand it all, doctor! I babble tirelessly because I’m so scared of intimacy. I read all about this in psychology class….”

Intellectual Insight
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Intellectual Insight. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 13, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/intellectual-insight/