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Restricted Affect

Having a far narrower range of emotional expression than would be expected; muted emotional reactivity.

Example: A woman describes a severely painful experience, but conveys only minor grief rather than anguish or outrage.

Restricted Affect
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Restricted Affect. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 12, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/restricted-affect/