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Suppression

A conscious decision to delay the consideration of unpleasant memories or circumstances (unlike repression, which is an unconscious process).

Example: As her college career draws to a close, a woman deliberately pushes away her worries about losing touch with her school friends after graduation.

Suppression
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Suppression. Psych Central. Retrieved on September 16, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/suppression/