Freud vs jung knowing the difference between freud and jung and the difference between their theories are essential for any psychology student as sigmund freud and carl jung are both considered as psychologists who made a tremendous contribution to the fields of psychology. Carl jung dreams whereas freud was more focused on the idea of repressed childhood memories, jung is one of the main contributors to dream analysis he has different views on dreams then freud who saw dreams as retrospective, so they come from past events and experiences, whereas jung see's them as more prospective. This paper analyzes the snake symbolism in dreams and fantasies as approached by carl jung and sigmund freud finally, the author offers an example of interpretation of snake symbol in a dream in doing this, he applies both methods.
Freud and snake dreams for freud, founder of psychoanalysis, the snake is primarily a phallic symbol representing the penis and sexual drive a freudian interpretation of a snake dream emphasizes your relationship to sexuality and male figures in your life. Lecture ii 2nd november, 1934 last time we spoke of the three main different conceptions of dream analysis i recommend three books to you on this subject: i) die psychoanalyse by w m kranefeldt. Jung used to work together with freud in terms of understanding one's consciousness however their process of analysis were different and jung refused to abide by his ways and so they split apart.
Sigmund freud's psychology of dreams sigmund freud believed that the mind consists of three aspects which he called the ego, the super-ego and the id the id is the unconscious side of ourselves which freud believed consisted of instinctive drives. To many, carl jung and sigmund freud defined the world of psychology their theories, although differing, have had the greatest impact on our perception of the human mind, and their contributions to theory and practice have led to the development of successful psychological treatments for the wide spectrum of human distress. At age 30, jung sent his studies in word association from vienna, to sigmund freud who was 50 after a lively correspondence, the two men met on march 3, 1907 after a lively correspondence, the two men met on march 3, 1907.
Sigmund freud and carl jung were two of the great psychological minds from the early 20th century jung actually studied under freud for many years before breaking off and forming his own ideas although their theories stem from the same basis, there are key differences between the ideas of the two men. Dreams according to sigmund freud page 1 of 4 cast of characters: sigmund freud, carl jung, mrs goldstein, mr dassler, mrs kaplan, narrator. Carl jung today jung's and freud's theories have diverged nevertheless, they influenced each other during the intellectually formative years of jung's life as freud was already fifty years old at their meeting, he was well beyond the formative years. These are my own notes that i use when teaching classes about dream research they may be of use to those looking for some general information about sigmund freud and carl jung's ideas on dreams also see my more detailed lecture notes on freud and on jung. Jung's and freud's interpretations of dreams are similar as they both stress importance of dreams in therapy and are based on premise that dreams reflect conflicts the process of acquireing data from the dreams told is similar too.
Sigmund freud (first left) and carl jung (first right front) pictured on the time when they worked together dream interpretation plays a key role in the psychoanalytic therapy - it is, in freud 's view, the royal road to the unconscious. Freud believed that dreams were separated into two distinct parts: manifest content : upon awaking from a dream, this is what you would remember if you were to tell a person what you dream about last night, this is the content of the dream that you would describe to them. Carl gustav jung saw his patients at least two times per week in the beginning, around one hour per session he would later move them to one session weekly for about three years freud, though, saw his patients six times a week, around 45 to 50 minutes for each session. Carl jung, a founding father of psychology and a one time protégé of sigmund freud was renowned for his self-exploration, in particular study of his own dreams one of jung's first vivid dreams caused him so much distress he believed he was becoming psychotic. Carl jung was a psychological genius who expanded on our understanding of the mind, and his writings contain some of the most thought-provoking ideas you've read recently jung expanded on the ideas of sigmund freud and developed his own psychological theories.
Carl jung was an early supporter of freud because of their shared interest in the unconscious he was an active member of the vienna psychoanalytic society (formerly known as the wednesday psychological society. Sigmund freud and carl jung are the two main psychologists who have theories about dreams freud came to the conclusion that dreams can be interpreted as advice for one's self jung believed that dreams are a way for the brain to familiarize with the unconscious. People sometimes mention during discussions, the fact that carl jung had issues with sigmund freud's sexual theories, implying that freud's theories are somehow not valid, or at the very least, that we should not put too much weight on.
Published: tue, 27 mar 2018 freud and jung 1 introduction: this paper is an analysis of the differences and the similarities between the various teachings of dreams that was propagated by sigmund freud and carl jung. Carl jung discusses freud sunday, april 21, 2013 cloud's blog this is a bit of a trick because it's not actually a video of jung but rather some wonderful archival audio of jung discussing his relationship to sigmund freud and his work. However, for the purposes of this essay, we will be looking at two theories of dreams from carl g jung and his mentor, sigmund freud, whose works remain influential in the modern day study of dreams. For his part, sigmund freud valued jung as he did no other member of the psychoanalytic movement, pressed him quickly to assume the role of heir apparent, and revealed his (freud's) character to jung in striking ways in years of impassioned friendship.