clinical psychology


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clinical psychology

n
(Psychology) the branch of psychology that studies and treats mental illness and mental retardation

clin′ical psychol′ogy


n.
the branch of psychology dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral and personality disorders.
clin′ical psychol′ogist, n.
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Noun1.clinical psychology - the branch of psychology concerned with the treatment of abnormal mentation and behavior
mental hygiene, psychotherapeutics, psychotherapy - the branch of psychiatry concerned with psychological methods
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[USPRwire, Thu Nov 09 2017] Euroscicon takes the privilege to invite speakers, participants, students, delegates and exhibitors from across the globe to "26th Annual Meeting for Psychologists & Psychiatrists on Clinical Psychology", to be held during May 24-25, at Barcelona, Spain which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.
Euroscicon takes the privilege to invite speakers, participants, students, delegates and exhibitors from across the globe to 26th Annual Meeting for Psychologists & Psychiatrists on Clinical Psychology, to be held during May 24-25, at Barcelona, Spain which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions.
Annual Review of Clinical Psychology; Volume13, 2017 (online only)
Undoubtedly, high variability in training models of clinical psychology programs have contributed to modifications in training emphasis and competency standards (see Cherry et al., 2000).
Haut earned his bachelor's degree in psychology from Rhodes College in 1982, his master's degree in clinical psychology from Murray State University in 1984 and his doctorate degree in clinical psychology from University of North Dakota in 1988.

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