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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 don’t 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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- Fall '08
- Psychology, Biological Instincts Instincts, Psychoanalytic Sigmund Freud, Life Instincts Libido, Sex Josef Breuer, Death instinct Ego