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Introduction to Freud's theory of psychoanalysis and the psychodynamic approach to psychology

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Freud
1 Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)
1.1 Vienna, psychatrist
1.2 Collected information from patients on feelings/experiences
1.2.1 Developed psychoanalytic/psychodynamic approach
1.2.1.1 Psychodynamic approach emphasises psychodynamics of mind
1.2.1.1.1 Different forces operate in mind and may cause painful inner turmoil
1.2.1.1.2 Typical research method is individual case studies
1.2.1.1.2.1 Generalisations about mental life
1.2.1.2 Many inner conflicts said to have roots in early childhood
1.2.2 Used free association to bring traumatic experiences into consciousness
1.2.2.1 Confronted both intellectually and emotionally
2 Freud's theory of development has 3 strands
2.1 Driving force (e.g. pleasure principle)
2.2 Personality structure (e.g. id)
2.3 Organ-focus (e.g. oral stage)
3 Explanation of behaviour
3.1 Interaction between innate drives (e.g. pleasure) and early experiences (stress on how much early desires were gratified)
3.1.1 Conflicts between desires and experiences lead to ongoing behaviour
4 Theory of psychoanalysis emphasised early experience, ego defences and unconscious

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