Carl Jung
History of Psychology

Carl Jung: Biography and Theories

Carl Jung was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst whose work had an influence on the field of psychiatry as well as philosophy, religion, and literature. He was a contemporary of Sigmund Freud and the two […]

Abraham Maslow
Humanistic Psychology

Abraham Maslow

Abraham Maslow was an influential American psychologist who founded the school thought known as humanistic psychology. His famous hierarchy of needs describes how people are motivated by increasingly complex needs. Maslow was inspired to develop […]

Diana Baumrind biography
Psychologists

Diana Baumrind Biography

Diana Baumrind is a developmental psychologist who is perhaps best-known for her research on parenting styles and her writings on ethics in psychological research. Through her work, she identified three primary styles of parenting. Two […]

Carol Dweck
Psychologists

Carol Dweck Biography

Psychologist Carol Dweck is considered a pioneering figure in the the study of human motivation. She is perhaps best-known for her research on implicit theories of intelligence and how mindsets influence motivation and success. According […]