Synonyms for psychodynamics or Related words with psychodynamics
Examples of "psychodynamics"
Abraham Zaleznik (1924-2011) was a leading scholar and teacher in the field of organizational
In his 1988 book "Introduction to
- a New Synthesis", psychiatrist Mardi J. Horowitz states that his own interest and fascination with
began during the 1950s, when he heard Ralph Greenson, a popular local psychoanalyst who spoke to the public on topics such as "People who Hate", speak on the radio at UCLA. In his radio discussion, according to Horowitz, he "vividly described neurotic behavior and unconscious mental processes and linked
theory directly to everyday life."
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is also used by some to refer specifically to the psychoanalytical approach developed by Sigmund Freud (1856–1939) and his followers. Freud was inspired by the theory of thermodynamics and used the term
to describe the processes of the mind as flows of psychological energy (libido) in an organically complex brain.
Although the concept of entropy was originally a thermodynamic construct, it has been adapted in other fields of study, including information theory,
, thermoeconomics/ecological economics, and evolution.
The LifeWorks project started in 2008, providing
psychotherapy to homeless people, especially those who are addicted to drugs or alcohol.
In mate selection psychology,
is defined as the study of the forces, motives, and energy generated by the deepest of human needs.
Thigpen, C. H. and Cleckley, H. M., "Freudian
--Science or Mirage?" The New Physician(Journal of the Student American Medical Association),10: 97–101, April, 1961.
His approach to psychoanalysis is Freudian. His major works, published in English and German, include "The Mask Of Shame" (ISBN 978-0801825279), published in 1981 and frequently reprinted; "The Hidden Dimension:
of Compulsive Drug Use " (1978, ISBN 978-0876683088) on the
of drug addiction; "The Power of the Inner Judge" (2000, ISBN 978-0765701770 ); and "Torment Me, But Don't Abandon Me: Psychoanalysis of the Severe Neuroses in a New Key " (2007, ISBN 978-0765704702 ).
In 1928, Carl Jung published a seminal essay entitled "On Psychic Energy". Later, the theory of
and the concept of "psychic energy" was developed further by those such as Alfred Adler and Melanie Klein.
is an evolving multi-disciplinary field which analyzes and studies human thought process, response patterns, and influences. Research in this field provides insights into a number of areas, including:
was initially further developed by Carl Jung, Alfred Adler and Melanie Klein. By the mid-1940s and into the 1950s, the general application of the "psychodynamic theory" had been well established.
In the war's aftermath, a science called
is created. Like Isaac Asimov's psychohistory,
can be used to predict and guide the future course of social evolution. An organization called the Psychotechnic Institute is founded in the 1970s that uses
to influence government policy and popular attitudes, with the goal of redirecting society towards greater rationality and internationalism. The Psychotechnic Institute assists a reborn United Nations based in Rio de Janeiro to become a world government, and also encourages space colonization. The Order of Planetary Engineers is established on the Moon with the goal of assisting in the terraforming of the Solar System. Early in the 22nd century, as the settlements on the Moon, Venus, Mars, and the Asteroid Belt grow in importance, the United Nations is succeeded by the Solar Union.
is the study of the interrelationship of various parts of the mind, personality, or psyche as they relate to mental, emotional, or motivational forces especially at the unconscious level. The mental forces involved in
are often divided into two parts: (a) the interaction of the emotional and motivational forces that affect behavior and mental states, especially on a subconscious level; (b) inner forces affecting behavior: the study of the emotional and motivational forces that affect behavior and states of mind.
The principles of
were introduced in the 1874 publication "Lectures on Physiology" by German scientist Ernst Wilhelm von Brücke. Von Brücke, taking a cue from thermodynamics, suggested all living organisms are energy systems, governed by the principle of energy conservation. During the same year, von Brücke was supervisor to first-year medical student Sigmund Freud at the University of Vienna. Freud later adopted this new construct of “dynamic” physiology to aid in his own conceptualization of the human psyche. Later, both the concept and application of
were further developed by the likes of Carl Jung, Alfred Adler, Otto Rank, and Melanie Klein.
In 1976 Lerner founded the Institute for Labor and Mental Health to work with the labor movement and do research on the
of American society. In 1979 he received a grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to train union shop stewards as agents of prevention for mental health disorders, and he simultaneously extended his previous study of the
of American society. With a subsequent grant from the NIMH he studied American politics and reported that "a spiritual crisis" was at the heart of the political transformation of American society as well as at the heart of much of the psychic pain that was being treated in individual therapy.
Drawing on hundreds of studies from anthropology, linguistics and the study of oral tradition, Ong summarizes ten key aspects of the '
of orality'. While these are subject to continuing debate, his list remains an important milestone. Ong draws his examples from both primary oral societies, and societies with a very high 'oral residue'.
Richard C. Friedman, MD, is an academic psychiatrist, the Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College, and a faculty member at Columbia University. He has conducted research in the endocrinology and the
of homosexuality, especially within the context of psychoanalysis.
In 1952, in a major career change, Ellenberger became the head of psychiatric services at the Menninger Clinic in the USA, and later went on to become Professor of Criminology at the Université de Montréal, in Canada. There he was to do pioneering work on victimology, exploring the
between offender and victim.
AMHF Books is also the publisher of Dr. Henry Kellerman on personality formation (2012), delusion (2015), individuals in institutional settings (2016), and the
of group therapy (1979, 2015); PTSD expert Dr. James Campbell Quick (along with Drs. Joanne H. Gavin and David J. Gavin) was published by AMHF in 2013 on "The Psychology of Personal Fulfillment for Women."
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