cognitive psychology

noun

Medical Definition of cognitive psychology

: a branch of psychology concerned with mental processes (as perception, thinking, learning, and memory) especially with respect to the internal events occurring between sensory stimulation and the overt expression of behavior — compare behaviorism

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“Cognitive psychology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cognitive%20psychology. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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