PSYCHIC ENERGY

Theoretically, the dynamic force behind all mental functioning. This Freudian theory states that the basic sources of said energy are located in the id. Jung was also of the opinion that there exists a reservoir of this energy.

PSYCHIC ENERGY: "Psychic energy may or may not exist as explained by the Freudian theory."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHIC ENERGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychic-energy/ (accessed September 21, 2019).
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