Freud's Model of Personality,

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1. Give a brief explanation of Freud's model of personality, including the id, ego, and superego. Freud believed that personality consists of three mental entities: the id, the ego, and the superego. Id, is Freud’s term for the psychic structure existing in the unconscious that contains our baser animal drives and instinctual impulses. Ego, is Freud’s term for the psychic structure that attempts to balance the instinctual demands of the id with social realities and expectations. Superego is Freud’s term for the psychic structure that corresponds to an internal moral guardian or conscience, Nevid, J. S. (2013). 2. Give a brief explanation of one of the Neo-Freudian psychoanalytic theories, including the theorist and key concepts. The Iindividual Psychology theory which emphasizes the unique potential of each individual was develop by theorist Alfred Adler, Nevid, J. S. (2013). 3. Give a brief explanation of one of the Trait Perspectives including the theorist and key concepts. Five- Factor Model (FFM) The dominant con-temporary trait model of personality, consisting of five broad personality factors: neuroticism, extraversion, openness, agreeableness, and conscientiousness, Nevid, J. S. (2013). a) Extraversion: This trait includes characteristics such as excitability, sociability, talkativeness, assertiveness and high amounts of emotional expressiveness. b) Agreeableness: This personality dimension includes attributes such as trust, altruism, kindness, affection, and other prosaically behaviors. c) Conscientiousness: Common features of this dimension include high levels of thoughtfulness, with good impulse control and goal-directed behaviors. Those high in conscientiousness tend to be organized and mindful of details. d) Neuroticism: Individuals high in this trait tend to experience emotional instability, anxiety, moodiness,
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