psychologist


psychologist
noun
ADJECTIVE
eminent, leading
clinical, consultant (BrE), professional

He is now a clinical psychologist with a major hospital.

chartered (BrE), licensed (AmE)
school (esp. AmE)

I made an appointment with the school psychologist.

academic, experimental
behavioural/behavioral, child, cognitive, developmental, educational, evolutionary, forensic, occupational, social, sports

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • Psychologist — Psy*chol o*gist, n. [Cf. F. psychologiste.] One who is versed in, devoted to, psychology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • psychologist — 1727; see PSYCHOLOGY (Cf. psychology) + IST (Cf. ist) …   Etymology dictionary

  • psychologist — [sī käl′ə jist] n. a specialist in psychology …   English World dictionary

  • Psychologist — A psychologist is a practitioner of psychology, the systematic investigation of the mind, including behavior, cognition, and affect. The two major categories of psychologists are those who conduct scientific research and those who work in an… …   Wikipedia

  • psychologist — A specialist in psychology licensed to practice professional psychology ( e.g., clinical p.), or qualified to teach psychology as a scholarly discipline (academic p.), or whose scientific specialty is a subfield of psychology (research p.). * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • psychologist — n. a person who is engaged in the scientific study of the mind. A psychologist may work in a university, in industry, in schools, or in a hospital. A clinical psychologist has been trained in aspects of the assessment and treatment of the ill and …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • psychologist — Synonyms and related words: Adler, Freud, Horney, Pavlov, Reich, Skinner, Watson, alienist, clinical psychologist, industrial psychologist, neuropsychiatrist, psychiatrist, psychobiologist, psychochemist, psychographer, psychologue, psychopathist …   Moby Thesaurus

  • psychologist */*/ — UK [saɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] / US [saɪˈkɑlədʒɪst] noun [countable] Word forms psychologist : singular psychologist plural psychologists someone who studies how people s minds work and how this affects their behaviour …   English dictionary

  • psychologist — See psychiatrist, psychologist …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • psychologist — psy|chol|o|gist [saıˈkɔlədʒıst US ˈka: ] n someone who is trained in psychology →↑psychiatrist ▪ a clinical psychologist …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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