Details: This poster shows Sigmund Freud. At the top it says The Mind of Freud . At the bottom is a list of Freud's thoughts on various topics, including happiness and childcare.
Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud (6 May 1856 ¿ 23 September 1939), was an Austrian psychiatrist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychology. Freud is best known for his theories of the unconscious mind and the defense mechanism of repression and for creating the clinical practice of psychoanalysis for curing psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst. Freud is also renowned for his redefinition of sexual desire as the primary motivational energy of human life, as well as his therapeutic techniques, including the use of free association, his theory of transference in the therapeutic relationship, and the interpretation of dreams as sources of insight into unconscious desires.