APPROACH By N., Sam M.S. - 101 n. a particular strategy or means of study used to achieve a goal or purpose. Also refers to the movement of an organism toward a stimulus. APPROACH: "The psychodynamic approach to psychology views mental illness much differently than the behavioral approach." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Evaluation of a Qualitative Study ADOLESCENCE (Theories) ATTITUDE SCALES SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) HOLISM HALL, G. (GLANVILLE) STANLEY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "APPROACH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/approach/ (accessed January 20, 2022).