Which of the following mental mechanisms best describes his ability to effectively control his emotions?
A 25-year-old medical student whose father had alcoholism and died of cirrhosis initially gets angry at patients with alcoholism. Over the course of training, he continues to recognize that working with these types of patients is distressing to him, but he learns methods of dealing more effectively with them.
A. Denial B. Projection C. Reaction ton-nation D. Repression E. Suppression