GENETIC PSYCHOLOGY By N., Sam M.S. - 11 the study of genetic and early environmental factors that will influence child development. In the 19th and early 20th centuries this was synonymous with developmental psychology. GENETIC PSYCHOLOGY: "Genetic psychology looks at the early impacts on children." Related Psychology Terms Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide CHILD PSYCHIATRY ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CHILD PSYCHOLOGY Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population DISCIPLINE (literally, “to learn”) GESELL, ARNOLD LUCIUS (1880- 1961) CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT HALL, G. (GLANVILLE) STANLEY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENETIC PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genetic-psychology/ (accessed August 10, 2022).