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History of Psychology: Psychodynamic & Neo-Freudians

History of Psychology: Psychodynamic & Neo-Freudians

Author: Barbara Ludins

This lesson will introduce the methods, people, and theories of Psychoanalysis and Neo-Freudians and their contributions to the origins of field of psychology.

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Terms to Know

Someone in the field of psychology who accepts Freud’s theory for the most part, but adds their own unique ideas and benefits.


Freudian psychodynamic therapy that attempts to uncover unconscious conflict.

Psychodynamic Theory

A psychological theory of behavior that examines the role of the unconscious and internal conflicts.