Clinical psychology (sometimes called applied psychology) is concerned with the assessment and treatment of mental illness, abnormal behavior, and psychiatric problems. This field integrates the science of psychology with the treatment of complex human problems.
Specialty areas within clinical psychology include child mental health, adult mental health, learning disabilities, emotional disturbances, substance abuse, geriatrics, and health psychology.
About Clinical Psychology
Clinical psychology is a subfield of psychology and is similar to counseling psychology. It is also related to psychiatry. It has similarities to neurology, pharmaceutical science, and other medical sciences.