Foundations of Personality and Psychoanalysis
PSY405 Week1: Sigmund Freud is considered to be one of the most influential and controversial psychologists in history. His theory of personality laid the groundwork for many other theoretical perspectives of personality. His theory is quite complex and includes the structure of personality, how it develops, and how we use our personality in daily life. In this assignment, you will outline Freud’s theory of personality to organize the main components and view his theory holistically.
Complete the Freud’s Psychoanalytic Personality Theory Outline worksheet.
Freud’s Psychoanalytic Personality Theory
Levels of Mental Life
Provinces of the Mind
Dynamics of Personality
Stages of Development
Strengths and Limitations
Write a summary of how the components of the theory work together and how the elements of a useful theory apply to this theory.