n. a school of psychology which studies aspects of behavior which are observable and measurable. It makes use of the behavior therory as a basis for understanding and explaining psychological phenomena in a scientific and objective manner. See behaviorism.

BEHAVIORAL PSYCHOLOGY: "Behavioral Psychology focuses on the observable, measurable aspects of behavior because these are the ones which can be further tested and investigated."
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