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Unformatted text preview: Hypnosis > Abandoned Personality Biological Instincts Instincts provide psychic energy Psychic energy drives behavior Psychic energy operates on three levels Conscious Anything you are aware of, just a tiny bit of the iceberg Preconscious You can bring it to the conscious level but you dont always know it is there. Unconscious Only way to reach it is through therapy. Drive out behavior. ID = Pleasure principle Eros = Life Instincts Libido = Sex Instinct Thanatos = Death instinct Ego = Reality principle *Emerges from ID Energy * Delay gratification * compromise Superego = Morality principle Internalized as right or wrong Evaluates behavior Conscience from punishment Ego ideal from reward Id-Superego Conflict > Anxiety Reality Based = Exam Neurotic Based ID might overwhelm ego: Steal > Jail : External punishment Morality based ID Might overwhelm superego Cheat Guilt/shame Internal punishment...
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