Psychoanalytic Approach I

Psychoanalytic Approach I - Psychoanalytic Approach I...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Psychoanalytic Approach I Introduction Main Themes Psychic Determinism Dynamic Process Conflict Assumptions Awareness Early Experiences Defense Balance History of Theorist: Sigmund Freud Childhood Family structure Hints to his theory Medical School Neurology Early Practice Vienna General hospital Cocaine User Researcher Jean Charcot advisor: hyp Professional life Josef Breuer grandfather of psychoanalysis Anna O. case Hysteria Chimney sweeping Basis of psychoanalytic theory Framework of Psychoanalysis: Conscious memories can become unconscious. Unconscious memories can be basis for neurotic symptoms. Consciously expressing these can treat symptoms. Private Practice/ Publishes books Psychic Energy System Background Energy systems Drives Definition: Motivating forces driving us toward things we want/need Two classes Libido Thanatos Cathexis Investing energy in an activity Catharsis Release of built-up energy Psychoanalytic I _Part 2...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course PSY 393 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Syracuse.

Page1 / 9

Psychoanalytic Approach I - Psychoanalytic Approach I...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online