Developmental psychology is the scientific study of changes happening in human beings along their lives. First interested in infants and children, this discipline has broaden itself to include adolescence, adult development and aging. Thus it examines changes along the entire life in a wide area of domains. Studies in developmental psychology qualifies to become child or adolescent psychologist or school psychologist, but they allow as well to acquire a necessary branch of knowledge to anyone wishing to work in a child environment.

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