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A psychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior.

Psychoanalytic/Psychodynamic

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A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in the environment (reinforcers)

Behaviorism

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A psychologist who studies how we process, store, retrieve, and use information and how cognitive processes influence our behavior

Cognitive

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Looking at self-actualization and how to reach full potential of self

Humanistic

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Looking at the biological state of the body and how it influences behavior

Biological/Neuroscience

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Looking a the culture and social group that one is in, and how it influences a person's behavior

Sociocultural