Origin of psychotherapy
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Examples from the Web for psychotherapy
On set, my psychotherapy training greatly deepened the experience I had working with the writers, cast, and crew.Why You’re Happily Married and Having an Affair
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LSD, an illicit drug with a serious stigma, was once the darling of the psychotherapy world.Psychedelics Are Ready for a Comeback
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And, this was very rewarding because it was better than any form of psychotherapy.The Death of a Performance Artist
December 12, 2013
But I have news for House Republicans that may help them more than years of psychotherapy or a crate of Paxil: You may still win.Beware of Obamacare-Gate!
November 2, 2013
It was an experience that would lead to years of psychotherapy—and provide a roadmap for his seminal rock opera, Tommy.Speed Read: 11 Most Shocking Moments From Pete Townshend’s ‘Who I Am’
October 8, 2012
How psychotherapy is related to the church will interest us later.
Psychotherapy has suffered too much from the usual confusion of standpoints.
But as our aim is only a discussion of principles of psychotherapy, we have no right to use this method.
The means of psychodiagnostic are not less manifold than those of psychotherapy.
But interest in suggestion does not represent to-day the last step of psychotherapy.
less commonly psychotherapeutics (ˌsaɪkəʊˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪks)
- the treatment of nervous disorders by psychological methods
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Word Origin and History for psychotherapy
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- The treatment of mental and emotional disorders through the use of psychological techniques designed to encourage communication of conflicts and insight into problems, with the goal being personality growth and behavior modification.psychotherapeutics
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