George A. Kelly
Type of psychology: Personality
Field of study: Behavioral and cognitive models
Personal construct theory examines the way each person thinks about the world; it attempts to provide avenues for understanding and making use of one's subjective experiences. It demonstrates how cognitions change when one incorrectly predicts thefuture on the basis of those cognitions.
• constructive alternativism
• fixed role therapy
• fundamental postulate
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