1. applied psychology any of several branches of psychology that seek to apply psychological principles to practical problems of education or industry or marketing etc.
  2. child psychology the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children
  3. depth psychology a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud
  4. Jungian psychology the psychological theories of Carl Jung
  5. animal psychology the branch of psychology concerned with the behavior of animals
  6. social psychology the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relationships with others and with groups and with society as a whole
  7. Gestalt psychology (psychology) a theory of psychology that emphasizes the importance of configurational properties
  8. parapsychology phenomena that appear to contradict physical laws and suggest the possibility of causation by mental processes
  9. abnormal psychology the branch of psychology concerned with abnormal behavior
  10. comparative psychology the branch of psychology concerned with the behavior of animals
  11. cognitive psychology an approach to psychology that emphasizes internal mental processes
  12. Freudian psychology the psychological theories of Sigmund Freud
  13. experimental psychology the branch of psychology that uses experimental methods to study psychological issues
  14. genetic psychology the branch of psychology that studies the social and mental development of children
  15. antipsychotic tranquilizer used to treat psychotic conditions when a calming effect is desired
  16. industrial psychology any of several branches of psychology that seek to apply psychological principles to practical problems of education or industry or marketing etc.
  17. neuropsychology the branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases of psychological processes
  18. palaeopathology the study of disease of former times
  19. paleopathology the study of disease of former times
  20. clinical psychology the branch of psychology concerned with the treatment of abnormal mentation and behavior

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