ConfirmationBias

The confirmation bias

Confirmation bias is a tendency to select, process and interpret information in a way that alines with one’s internal belief system. The confirmation bias is an example of a cognitive bias, a set of thought patterns that distort the objective interpretation of input in favour […]

Piaget Cognitive Development - Sprouts Psychology

Jean Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development

Piaget’s theory of cognitive development argues that we have to conquer 4 stages of cognitive development: Sensori-Motor Stage, Pre-Operational, Concrete Operational and Formal Operational Stage. Only once we have gone through all the stages, at what age can vary, are we able to reach full human intelligence.