behaviorism

The Little Albert Experiment

John B. Watson is known as one of the fathers of behaviorism. His main intellectual reference was Pavlov, the Russian physiologist who made the first discoveries about conditioning. Consequently, Watson carried out a famous study called the Little Albert experiment.

The 6 Most Important Theories on Development

Development psychology is the study of humans over all their stages of life. It looks at how cognition develops and how behavior changes over time. It is an interesting discipline that contributes a wealth of knowledge to the field of applied…

Cognitive Psychology: What Is It and Who Founded It?

Cognitive psychology is currently one of the most influential and effective therapies used in the recovery from mental disorders. Although “cognitive” is not a very common term, it’s very common in the world of behavioral science. For anyone not particularly…