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What Is… Freudian Psychoanalytic Theory

In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms.  This week's term is not so much a single term as a group of terms that fall within the umbrella of Freudian psychoanalytic theory. Love him or hate him, Sigmund Freud was quite remarkable in terms of his impact on the… Continue reading What Is… Freudian Psychoanalytic Theory

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What Is… Ego Dystonic & Ego Syntonic

In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychology-related terms.  This week's terms are ego dystonic and ego sytonic. The terms ego dystonic and ego syntonic come from the field of psychoanalysis, and were coined by Sigmund Freud in 1914.  Ego syntonic ideas match up with the ego's needs and view… Continue reading What Is… Ego Dystonic & Ego Syntonic