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As a child a person had a painful experience The older the person gets she starts forgetting about it pushing it into hisher unconscious mind Even though it is forgotten it is still there and she starts to recapture the experience in dreams confusing dreams with distorted images so she doesnt know what it means She continues having the dream night after night Finally she decide she had had enough She makes an appointment with a psychoanalyst where he will help she analyze hisher dream and find the root of hisher conflict then hell help she cope with pain so she can sleep better at night Sigmund Freud the father of psychoanalysis because of his interest with dream analysis was able to use dreams as a key to unlock the unawareness level of our unconscious minds His extensive work still contributes to the modern field of psychology People have had many different opinions about Freud and his ideas Some of them were good while others were just rude Freud and his devoted followers thought of him as a great genius of history Some psychologists today thought that Freud had many great ideas with lasting value but some of his ideas were outdated for todays practice and others were just plain wrong Yet the worst opinion about Freud is from scientists and researchers in other areas of psychology who think of Freud as a fraud Wade Tauris 452 The question is how can Freud be a fraud when he has made so many contributions to todays psychology It is hard to believe that one man had so many different attitudes towards himself One contribution he made to modern psychology is his theory on personality this theory consisted of three systems id ego and superego The id is present with us at birth but it is unconscious so we are unaware of its being there and it has no contact with our environment the id is
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