Sigmund Freud (1856-1939). A Brief Bio…. Born into a poor Jewish Austrian family Initially studied to become a doctor Believed mental illness did not originate from a purely physical cause Smoked over 20 cigars per day Fled the Nazis in 1938 Lost 3 sisters in the Holocaust.
Jean Charcot (1825-1893)
Josef Breuer (1842-1925)
Basic drives (life/sexual and death/aggressive)
-The mediator between Id and the demands of society
-Censors painful feelings from reaching consciousness
Sexual pleasure centers around the mouth
-Repressed sexual desires are the key to the personality