Psychodynamoc approach Flashcards Preview

A-LEVEL PSYCHOLOGY PERSONALISED FLASHCARDS > Psychodynamoc approach > Flashcards

Flashcards in Psychodynamoc approach Deck (8)
Loading flashcards...
1

ID

Unconscious. Demands immediate gratification regardless of circumstances.

2

The ego.

Compromised between the impulsive demands of the ID and moralistic demands of the super ego.

3

Super ego.

Conscience. Internalises societal values. Causes feelings of guilt.

4

Repression.

Unconscious blocking of unacceptable thoughts and impulses.

5

Denial.

Refusal to accept reality.

6

Displacement.

Deliberate redirecting of thoughts and feelings.

7

Strength?

Showed the potential of psychological thinking rather than biological.

8

Limitation?

Culture biased. Different cultures deal with different traumatic experience handling.


No evidence.