Definitions for abnormal psychology
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the branch of psychology that deals with modes of behavior, mental phenomena, etc., that deviate markedly from the standards believed to characterize a well-adjusted personality.
Origin of abnormal psychology:
abnormal psychology, psychopathology(noun)
the branch of psychology concerned with abnormal behavior
The academic study of persons whose psychological characteristics deviate from the norm, as with neuroses, psychoses, and disorders
An instance of a person having psychological characteristics that deviate from the norm.
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