For this discussion you will compare the ideas of Freud, Adler, Erikson, and Jung. Draw on your readings from your Corey text, Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy, and other research articles from the Capella library. In your post, respond to the following:
- Describe the basic similarities and differences between the ideas of Freud and Adler. In what ways are Freud and Adler relevant today?
- Explain some of the changes Erikson, Jung, and Adler made to the Freud’s original psychoanalytic theory.
- Read about the therapeutic techniques and procedures on pages 72–77 of your Corey text and describe at least one. Indicate the factors of the technique or procedure that make it psychoanalytic. Consider the psychoanalytic view of human nature, structure of personality, consciousness and the unconscious, et cetera.