Lecture October 31, 2007

Lecture October 31, - The ego exists in the conscious the superego exists partly in the conscious and partly in the subconscious and the id exists

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October 31, 2007 Projective Tests. o Ambiguous stimulus is presented to circumvent defense mechanism and access unconscious material. o Answers are classified in various categories that indicate unconscious motives. o Problem. Poor reliability. Poor validity. Psychoanalytic Theory. o Psychoanalytic approach. Ego. Reality Principle. Superego. Internalized representations of values and morals of society. Pleasure principle. o Defense Mechanism (Repression). Method of keeping forbidden/unresolved impulses out of consciousness.
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Unformatted text preview: The ego exists in the conscious, the superego exists partly in the conscious and partly in the subconscious and the id exists entirely in the unconscious. • Psychosexual Development. o Oral Phase. 1 st year. Pleasure from sucking. o Anal Phase. 2 nd year. Withholding/expelling feces. o Phallic Phase. 3 rd-6 th year. Fondling penis. o Oedipal Conflict. 5 th /6 th year. Internalizing father. o Latency Period. 7 th-12 th year. o Genital Stage. Adolescence/puberty....
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