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Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Science of behavior: Psychology is a scientific discipline that is both academic and applied. It is focused on behavior, including cognitive or mental functions.
Dr. Richard Levenson
32 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychology: Psychology is the study of mental and emotional functioning on behavior. There are many subfields of psychology that apply principles to every-day be ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Human behavior : Psychology is the study of human and animal behavior. Determinants of behavior include biological, social, environmental, and cultural features. Psych ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Branch of Psychology: Clinical psychology is the branch of psychology devoted to the study, assessment, and treatment of mental disorders, abnormal behavior, and psychiatri ... Read More
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Dr. Marlene Eisen
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
Concern for behavior: The study and care of human behavior with special attention to maladaptive responses to life experiences. There are many "schools" of psychological th ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Clinical issues: Clinical psychology is a subfield of psychology as a whole that deals with clinical issues that are emotionally-based typically depression anxiety and ... Read More
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Dr. Nicole Machinski
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psych disorders: Abnormal psychology is the what they often call psychology classes that focus on psychological disorders (I.e.: PTSD, Major Depressive Disorder, etc.)
Dr. Dov Finman
10 years experience Adolescent Medicine
The study: of psychological disorders such as Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia. ADHD etc.
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
It sounds like you: may be taking a course called abnormal psychology soon. It is the study of pathological behavior or psychological problems and diagnoses. Be careful ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
30 years experience Clinical Psychology
Reinforcement: In applied behavioral analysis it is the arranging of contingencies in order to produce a specified behavior. As a treatment for mental disorders or s ... Read More
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Dr. Barry Bergman
41 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: There are psychologists that specialize in teens.
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Dr. John Holmberg
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Can and can't : What makes poker fun is - you really can't tell reliably when someone is lying. If the person lying has a negative emotional response because they are ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Psychology : Mental health and physical health are indivisible. Imagine being in good physical health while battling debilitating depression. This is a case where ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Gieck
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Holistic health: From a general perspective, inclusion of psychological health factors in a health record are valuable for monitoring and treating the "whole" person. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Research vs Clinical: A PhD is typically a research degree that emphasizes experimentation, time in the library, and publications with lesser of an emphasis on clinical wor ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Hirshorn
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