Outline of psychology

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to psychology:

Psychology is the science[1] of behavior and mental processes.[2] Its immediate goal is to understand individuals and groups by both establishing general principles and researching specific cases.[3][4]

Branches of psychology

Subdisciplines of psychology

List of psychology disciplines

Basic psychological science

Other areas by topic

Applied psychology

Psychological schools

Psychological schools some examples of psychological schools follow (the most prominent schools are in bold):

History of psychology

History of psychology

Psychology theories

Research methods

List of psychological research methods

Psychological phenomena

Psychological conditions

Psychological treatments


Psychology education

Psychology organizations

Psychology publications

Scholars of psychology (and related)

List of psychologists

See also


  1. Gray, P. O. (2010). "Foundations for the study of psychology". Psychology (6th ed.). New York, New York: Worth Publishers.
  2. Psychology. (n.d.). In Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary. Retrieved from merriam-webster.com
  3. Fernald LD (2008). Psychology: Six perspectives (pp. 12–15). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  4. Hockenbury & Hockenbury. Psychology. Worth Publishers, 2010.
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