an interdisciplinary field that uses the concepts and techniques of the behavioral sciences to improve physical and emotional health.
- Behavioral pathogen
- Behavioral psychophysics
the branch of psychology that deals with measurement of mental and sensory phenomena brought on by physical stimuli.
- Behavioral psychology
- Behavioral science
a science or branch of learning, as psychology or sociology, that derives its concepts from observation of the behavior of living organisms. behavioral science (bĭ-hāv’yə-rəl) Any of various scientific disciplines, such as sociology, anthropology, or psychology, in which the actions and reactions of humans and animals are studied through observational and experimental methods.