In this lesson, we explore the:
- Psychodynamic theory (Freud)
- the theory of the collective unconscious (Jung)
- the theory of the Individual (Adler), and
- the social development theory (Karen Horney)
After reviewing each of the above theories, choose one theory and theorist and answer the following questions in a paragraph essay format:
Using a word processor, complete the following:
- Choose one of the above theorists and his or her theory and explain how you can apply that theory to your life.
- Why have you chosen this theory? Please provide personal examples.
- If you could ask your chosen theorist a question about his or her theory, what would it be?
- Why is this question important to you?
Your assignment should be a minimum of one to two well-composed paragraphs. Each paragraph should include 5-7 insightful sentences.
Use APA format in this document, following these guidelines:
- Your paragraphs should be double-spaced
- Times New Roman, 12pt font
- Margins should be set at 1 inch on all sides.
Your textbook is an excellent resource for citations. However, you may also use resources available in our libraryhttp://everest.campusguides.com/onlineresources
In text citations should be provided, even when using our text. For example: (Nevid, 2013)
(Please note, the use of research documents must remain at an academic or scholarly level. The use of websites such as Wikipedia or Ask.com are not credible sources because they are not necessarily written by academic experts.)
For citation guidelines, please refer to the table in the APA Style section of the syllabus.