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  • Théodore Simon (1873 - 1961)
    Théodore Simon (10 July 1873 – 4 September 1961) was a French psychologist who worked with Alfred Binet to develop the Binet-Simon scale, one of the most widely used scales in the world for measuring...
  • Arthur Jensen (1923 - 2012)
    Arthur Robert Jensen (August 24, 1923 – October 22, 2012) was an American psychologist and writer. He was a professor of educational psychology at the University of California, Berkeley. Jensen was k...
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    Alfredo Lagmay (1919 - 2005)
    Wikipedia Marriage certificate Immigration to San Francisco, California, United States (1950) Immigration to New York City, New York, United States (1955)
  • Etienne Bonnot de Condillac (1714 - 1780)
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  • Dr. Charles Spearman (1863 - 1945)
    Edward Spearman, FRS (10 September 1863 – 17 September 1945) was an English psychologist known for work in statistics, as a pioneer of factor analysis, and for Spearman's rank correlation coefficient. ...

'Science of the Mind' or 'Art of the Soul' - whichever you think defines Psychology best - here is a list of our favourite famous practitioners whose profiles are on Geni:

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Sigmund Freud

  • Full name: Sigismund Schlomo Freud
  • Born: 6 May 1856
  • Died: 23 September 1939 (83)
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Jacques Lacan

  • Full name: Jacques Marie Émile Lacan
  • Born:12 April 1901
  • Died: 9 September 1981 (80)
  • Nationality: French
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Carl Jung

  • Full name: Carl Gustav Jung
  • Born:26 July 1875
  • Died:6 June 1961 (85)
  • Nationality: Swiss
  • Field: Analytical Psychotherapy

Erik Erikson

  • Full name: Erik Homburger Erikson
  • Born:15 June 1902
  • Died:12 May 1994
  • Nationality: German
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Sándor Ferenczi

  • Full name: Sándor Ferenczi
  • Born:7 July 1873
  • Died:22 April 1933 (59)
  • Nationality: Hungarian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Anna Freud

  • Full name: Anna Freud
  • Born:3 December 1895
  • Died:9 October 1982
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Alfred Adler

  • Full name: Alfred Adler
  • Born: February 7, 1870
  • Died:May 28, 1937
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Victor Frankl

  • Full name: Viktor Emil Frankl
  • Born:26 March 1905
  • Died:2 September 1997 (92)
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Bruno Bettelheim

  • Full name: Bruno Bettelheim
  • Born:28 August 1903
  • Died:13 March 1990 (86)
  • Nationality: Austrian born (American)
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Wilhelm Reich

  • Full name: Wilhelm Reich
  • Born:24 March 1897
  • Died: 3 November 1957
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Marie Jahoda

  • Full name: Marie Jahoda
  • Born:26 January 1907
  • Died:2001 (94)
  • Nationality: Austrian born (British)
  • Field: Social Psychology

Ivan Pavlov

  • Full name: Ivan Petrovich Pavlov
  • Born:14 September 1849
  • Died:27 February 1936 (86)
  • Nationality: Russian
  • Field: Physiology

B. F. Skinner

  • Full name: B. F. Skinner
  • Born: Mar. 20, 1904
  • Died: Aug. 18, 1990
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Behavioural Psychology

Eric Fromm

  • Full name: Erich Seligmann Pinchas Fromm
  • Born: March. 23, 1900
  • Died: March. 18, 1980
  • Nationality: German-born American
  • Field: Psychoanalyst and Social Psychology

Abraham Maslow

  • Full name: Abraham Harold Maslow (Schilofsky)
  • Born: April 1, 1908
  • Died: June 8, 1970
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Humanistic Psychology

Melanie Klein

  • Full name: Melanie Reizes Klein
  • Born: March 30, 1882
  • Died: Sept. 22, 1960
  • Nationality: Austrian-born British
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Karen Horney

  • Full name: Karen Horney
  • Born: Sept. 16, 1885
  • Died: Dec. 4, 1952
  • Nationality: German-born American
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Carl Ransom Rogers

  • Full name: Carl Ransom Rogers
  • Born: Jan. 8, 1902
  • Died: Feb, 4, 1987
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Humanistic Psychology

Jean Piaget

  • Full name: Jean William Fritz Piaget
  • Born: Aug. 9, 1896
  • Died: Sep. 16, 1980
  • Nationality: Swiss
  • Field: Developmental Psychology

Aaron T. Beck

  • Full name: Aaron Temkin Beck
  • Born: July 18, 1921
  • Died:
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Cognitive Therapy Psychiatrist

Albert Ellis

  • Full name: Albert Ellis
  • Born: Sept. 27, 1913
  • Died: July 24, 2007
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Rational Emotive Behavior Psychoanalyst

Yehuda Nir

  • Full name: Yehuda Nir
  • Born: March 31, 1930
  • Died: July 19, 2014
  • Nationality: Polish born American/Israeli
  • Field: Child Psychiatrist, PTSD

Ernest Harburg

  • Full name: Ernest Harburg
  • Born: 1926
  • Died:
  • Nationality: American
  • Field: Social Psychologist and Epidemiologist

Theodor Reik

  • Full name: Theodor Reik
  • Born: May 12, 1888
  • Died: December 31,1969
  • Nationality: Viennese
  • Field: Psychoanalysis

Oliver Sacks

  • Full name: Oliver Wolf Sacks
  • Born: July 9, 1933
  • Died: August 30, 2015
  • Nationality: British American
  • Field: Neuropsychiatrist, author