personality - Psychoanalytic- The process of free...

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Psychoanalytic- The process of free association (chain of thoughts) leads to painful, embarrassing unconscious memories. Once these memories are retrieved and released (treatment: psychoanalysis) the patient feels better. o Freud o The mind is like an iceberg. It is mostly hidden, and below the surface lies the unconscious mind. The preconscious stores temporary memories. o Id – The Id unconsciously strives to satisfy basic sexual and aggressive drives, operating on the pleasure principle, demanding immediate gratification. her posse, her intentions to take revenge o Superego – The superego provides standards for judgment (the conscience) and for future aspirations. Serena, her empathy o Ego – The ego functions as the “executive” and mediates the demands of the id and superego. Satisfies the id to realistically bring pleasure than pain o Defense mechanism - The ego’s protective methods of reducing anxiety by unconsciously distorting reality. Repression banishes anxiety-arousing thoughts, feelings, and
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