Elements of Clinical Psychology
by William Flexner
Publisher: Sarup & Sons 2004
Number of pages: 276
Psychology is mainly a study of human behaviour. How human beings behave in different situations, is known by the clinical method. The study of pharmaceuticals is applied to psychology and a very objective and methodical investigation is made and a clinical remedy is applied to the patient.
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