EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Studying behaviour, motive, cognition in a laboratory or experimental setting. See empirical pstchology. EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY: "Experimental psychology is the scientific study used to explain and quantitfy behaviour, motive and cognition." Related Psychology Terms SITUATIONAL ANALYSIS ARMCHAIR PSYCHOLOGY PSYCHONOMIC ECOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY EVOLUTIONARY PSYCHOLOGY EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSIS OF BEHAVIOR SOCIAL TRAP SOCIAL COGNITION PSYCHONOMIC SOCIETY SCIENTIFIC PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/experimental-psychology/ (accessed December 12, 2019).