ONTOGENETIC PSYCHOLOGY By N., Sam M.S. - 97 the study of the psychological facets of the biological growth of the person as opposed to the species. Commonly referred to as ontogenic psychology. ONTOGENETIC PSYCHOLOGY: "Most laypersons would have no idea what ontogenetic psychology is." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population ADOLESCENCE (Theories) A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide HALL, G. (GLANVILLE) STANLEY AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION DARWIN, CHARLES ROBERT Evaluation of a Qualitative Study CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY JAMES, WILLIAM (1842-1910) THORNDIKE, EDWARD LEE (1874- 1949) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ONTOGENETIC PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ontogenetic-psychology/ (accessed July 3, 2022).