Chapter 1: Psychology

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Chapter 1: Psychology
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Chapter 1: INTRO 2 PSYCHOLOGY
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  1. Using self-observation to report your thoughts and feelings
    Introspection
  2. Studying the bumps on a person's skull to determine their intellect and character traits
    Phrenology
  3. One who looks at how people modify their behavior based on their environment
    Behaviorist
  4. One who studies the process of how we store, retrieve, and use information to influence our behavior
    Cognitivist
  5. A leading psychoanalyst
    Sigmund Freud
  6. Type of psychologist that studies sensations, perceptions, learning, motivation, and emotion in laboratory conditions
    Experimental
  7. Type of psychologist that works on helping students learn
    Counselor
  8. Gathering information and answering questions so that errors and biases are minimized
    Scientific Method
  9. Type of psychologist that works at a mental health or social welfare agency
    Community
  10. A scientist who studies the mind and behavior of individuals
    Psychologist
  11. The scientific study of behavior that's tested through scientific research
    Psychology
  12. Type of psychologist that diagnoses and treats people with emotional disturbances.
    Clinical
  13. One that studies the physical and chemical changes that influence our behavior
    Pyschologist
  14. Studied inheritable traits and said the wealthy were the most intelligent
    Sir Francis Galton
  15. Psychologist that studies the basic elements that make up the conscious mental experiences
    Structuralist
  16. A leading behaviorist
    Ivan Pavlov
  17. A leading functionalist and father of American psychology
    William James
  18. Medical doctor that can prescribe medication and deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders
    Psychiatrist
  19. A set of assumptions used to explain phenomena
    Theory
  20. A leading structuralist and father of modern psychology
    Wilhelm Wundt
  21. One who believes each person makes their own choices to determine their growth and development
    Humanist
  22. Type of psychologist that studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, and social changes that occur as an individual matures
    Developmental
  23. Type of psychologist that works on making the workplace a good working environment for employees and managers
    Industrial
  24. An assumption or prediction about behavior
    Hypothesis
  25. One who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior, feelings, and thoughts
    Psychoanalyst
  26. A psychologist study the function of consciousness instead of the structure
    Functionalist
  27. Type of psychologist that helps people deal with everyday problems
    Counseling

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