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Mary Ainsworth

Developmental Psychology

2

Solomon Asch

Social Psychology

3

Albert Bandura

Learning and Personality

4

Alfred Binet

Developmental Psychology, and Testing and Individual Differences

5

Noam Chomsky

Cognition

6

Erik Erikson

Developmental Psychology

7

Sigmund Freud

Personality and States of Consciousness

8

Carol Gilligan

Developmental Psychology

9

Henry Harlow

Developmental Psychology

10

David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel

Sensation and Perception

11

William James

Methods, Approaches, and History

12

Lawrence Kohlberg

Developmental Psychology

13

Elizabeth Loftus

Cognition

14

Abraham Maslow

Motivation and Emotion, and Treatment of Psychological Disorders

15

Stanley Milgram

Social Psychology

16

Ivan Pavlov

Learning

17

Jean Piaget

Developmental Psychology

18

Robert Rescorla

Learning

19

Carl Rogers

Treatment of Psychological Disorders and Personality

20

Stanley Schacter

Motivation and Emotion

21

B.F. Skinner

Learning

22

John Watson

Learning

23

Benjamin Whorf

Cognition

24

Wilhelm Wundt

set up the first psychological laboratory in an apartment near the university at Leipzig, Germany

25

Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT or RET)

Cognitive behavioral therapy developed by Albert Ellis. Therapists look to expose and confront the dysfunctional thoughts of their clients.

26

cognitive therapy

developed by Aaron Beck, usually used in treatment of depression, involves trying to get clients to engage in pursuits that will bring them success

27

cognitive triad

theorized by Aaron Beck

28

family therapy

a type of group therapy used to treat families

29

self-help groups

a type of group therapy that does not involve a therapist

30

psychopharmacology/chemotherapy

the use of drugs to treat psychological problems