Sigmund Freud

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1856-1939

Freud was born in Frieberd, Moravia in 1856. He had 6 kids with his wife that he married in 1886.

psychoanalysis

Freud believed by making conscious their unconscious thoughts and motivations, thus gaining insight.

Oral Stage (0-1

You get much satisfaction from putting all sorts of things in it mouth to satisfy libido, ans thus it id demands. Which at this stage in life are oral, or mouth orientated, such as sucking, biting, and breast-feeding.

Anal Stage (1-3)

Freud believed that this type of conflict tends to come to a head in potty training, in which adults impose restriction on when and where the child can defecate. The nature of this first conflict with authority can determine the child future relationship with all forms of authority. Early or hatch training can lead to the child becoming an anal-retentive personality who hates mess, us obsessively tidy, punctual and respectful of authority.

Phallic Stage (3-6)

The pleasure zone switches to the genitals. Freud believed that during this stage boys develops unconscious sexual desires for their mothers.Boys might rival with his father and sees him as competition for the mothers affection. The boy might fear his father because he feels like his father will punish them for theses feelings. Same things go for the girls towards there father.

Latency Stage (6-puberty)

During this time is when the sexual urges remain repressed and children interact and play mostly with same sex peers. Freud thought that most sexual impulses are repressed during the the latent stage and sexual energy can be sublimated towards school work, hobbies, and friendships. Much of the kids energies are channeled into developing new skills and acquiring new knowledge.

Genital Stage (puberty to adult)

During this time of adolescent sexual experimentation the successful resolution of which is settling down in a loving 1-1 relationship with another in our 20's or so. sexual instinct is directed to heterosexual pleasure rather then self pleasure during the phallic stage. Fixation at the oral stage may result in a person gaining sexual pleasure from kissing and oral sex, rather then sexual intercourse