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Physiological physical needs such as sleep and hunger.
Cognitive Private un-observable mental reason.
psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Hypothesis is an educated guess about some phenomenon.
Theory is usually a complex explanation based on finding from a large number of experimental studies.
basic Science studies with a long-term goal of finding out more about human and animal behavior.
Applied Science discovering new ways to use what we already know about people to benefit others.
scientific Method a general approach to gathering information and answering questions so that errors and biases are minimized.
structuralist interested in the basic elements of human experience.
introspection to collect info about the mind
psychoanalyst a psychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflict determine human behavior
behaviorist A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in the environment.
humanist a psychologist who believes that each person has freedom in directing his or her future and achieving personal growth.
cognitivist a psychologist who studies how we process, stores, retrieve, and use information and how cognitive processes influence out behavior.
Psychobiologist who studies how physical and chemical changes in our bodies influence our behavior.
Psychologist a scientist who studies the mind and behavior of humans and animals
Clinical Psychologist a psychologist who diagnoses and treats people with emotional disturbances
Counseling Psychologist a psychologist who usually helps people deal with problems of living.
Psychiatry A branch of medicine that deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorder.
Developmental Psychologist a psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, and social changes that occur as an individual matures.
educational Psychologist a psychologist who may work in a mental health of social welfare agency.
community Psychologist a psychologist who may work in a mental health or social welfare agency.
Industrial/organizational Psychologist a psychologist who uses pyschological concepts to make the workplace a more satisfying environment for employees and managers.
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