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Sigmund Freud

The famously influential neurologist and founder of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) was born in a small town in what is now the Czech Republic. The family later moved to Vienna, where Freud would excel in his education, entering the medical faculty at the University of Vienna when he was 17. After studying philosophy, physiology and zoology he gained his MD in 1881. He worked in a practical capacity in a hospital and conducted cerebral anatomy research, but in 1886 set up in private...See more

Personality Profile For Sigmund Freud

Sigmund Freud

The following is a personality profile of Sigmund Freud based on his work.

Sigmund Freud is shrewd and somewhat inconsiderate.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Sigmund Freud is also proud: he holds himself in high regard, satisfied with who he is.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with taking pleasure in life: he prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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