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Regress is a term used to describe a movement back to an earlier stage or phase in an individual's or group's development. It can bepositive, in that it allows for a person or group to return to a more healthy and authentic state; or negative, in that it canresult in regression to a point where the individual is lost or unsupported. In psychology and psychotherapy, regression is one of the core conceptsemployed to understand human behavior and development.

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