Sigmund Freud's Adventure

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Sigmund Freud’s Adventure Have you ever heard of Sigmund Freud? If not then, he is the one who is well known as the father of Psychoanalysis. Freud was one of the modern-day psychologist, he prepared a technique for understanding the human behavior, and the effort resulted a complete theory of personality and psychotherapy ever developed. Freud is the firstborn in his family of three boys and five girls. He was born in Freiberg, a rural town near Ostrau in northwestern Moravia. Freud had many interests in his early age, because of his Jewish heritage his choices to pick a career were limited. Freud was the one who continued to modify his theory for a long period of time. Psychoanalysis is focuses on the unconscious aspects of personality. Freud thinks that our brain is like an iceberg, it is hidden in unconscious. He thinks that conscious level of mind is the tip of the iceberg, which we could see, but the unconscious was the hidden part beneath the water. Freud theories have three levels of awareness: the conscious, the preconscious, and the unconscious. Freud also divided the personality structure into three components id, ego, and superego, which has different principles and different modes of thinking. Freud has another major aspect of psychoanalysis in the development of defense mechanism. Defense mechanism are certain ways people react to frustration and conflict by deceiving themselves by their goals and by maintain their self-esteem and to avoid anxiety. It is the
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