What does psychologist mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. psychologistnoun

    a scientist trained in psychology

Wiktionary

  1. psychologistnoun

    An expert in the field of psychology.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Psychologistnoun

    one who is versed in, devoted to, psychology

    Etymology: [Cf. F. psychologiste.]

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  1. Psychologist

    A psychologist evaluates, diagnoses, treats, and studies behavior and mental processes. Some psychologists, such as clinical and counseling psychologists, provide mental health care, and some psychologists, such as social or organizational psychologists conduct research and provide consultation services. ⁕Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists who work with patients in a variety of therapeutic contexts. ⁕Organizational psychologists who apply psychological research, theories and techniques to "real-world" problems, questions and issues in business, industry, or government. ⁕Academics conducting psychological research or teaching psychology in a college or university; There are many different types of psychologists, as is reflected by the 56 different divisions of the American Psychological Association. Psychologists are generally described as being either "applied" or "research-oriented". The common terms used to describe this central division in psychology are "scientists" or "scholars" and "practitioners" or "professionals". The training models endorsed by the APA require that applied psychologists be trained as both researchers and practitioners, and that they possess advanced degrees.

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  1. psychologistnoun

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    Rank popularity for the word 'psychologist' in Nouns Frequency: #2426

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of psychologist in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of psychologist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of psychologist in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    A visionary psychologist examines and analyses, in all dimensions of the subject's nature, with the knowledge and ability of spirituality, philosophy, and politics, apart from its professional study. Otherwise, it represents only as a robot that circulates the content as its programme.

  2. Dennis Roddy:

    He has the capacity to pay attention and the talent to listen, this psychologist doesn't look at the clock and say, 'I see our time is up.'.

  3. Carina Venter:

    I think for me the main finding from our results was the varied needs and range of needs that parents have in dealing with food allergies in their child, particularly the need regarding emotional support, that highlights the fact that dietitians need training to develop these skills or that the role of a psychologist in the Allergy Clinic should not be overlooked.

  4. Eleanor Feldman Barbera:

    Almost everybody that I'm seeing has some kind of adjustment disorder because their whole worlds have been turned upside down, talking to a psychologist when they first come in can help put people on a good trajectory.

  5. Joe Taravella:

    Dr. Joe Taravella, a licensed clinical psychologist at New York University Langone Medical Center’s Rusk Rehabilitation, told FoxNews.com. It’s when those fears turn into phobias that trouble begins. When we have a phobia, it's a very significant and intense fear, so, take that fear and multiply it by 100 and, it is so intense that people sometimes feel like they're having a panic attack, they're going to die. Some research has found that as many as one in 10 people suffer from a severe weather-related phobia. Experts agree that one of the best steps you can take to lessen anxiety is to make a plan — the logic being that you ca n’t change the weather, but you can change the way you react to it.

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