Department of Psychology Acknowledges the Remembrance Day of Sigmund Freud

St. Thomas College, Department of Psychology, remembered Sigmund Freud on his death anniversary with a program on his life and works. Freud developed the theory that humans have an unconscious mind where all unwanted impulses and desires are repressed and they are in perpetual mental conflict with conscious and sub conscious mind. In 1900, his major work ‘The Interpretation of Dreams’ was published in which Freud analyzed dreams in terms of unconscious desires and experiences. Sigmund Freud developed the therapy called Psychotherapy, that is the most prevalent therapy for analysis and cure of mental maladies.

Administrator of the college, Fr. Dr.Joshy Varghese appreciated the program and Principal Dr. M.G. Roymon encouraged the department to conduct such awareness programs. Dr.Debjani Mukherjee, Head, of the department talked about the importance of Freud’s contribution in the field of psychology. Dr.Sumita Singh assistance professor also spoke on the occasion. The program was conducted by Dr.AnkitaDeshmukh, assistant professor department of Psychology.