transpersonal psychology


noun

a branch of psychology or psychotherapy that recognizes altered states of consciousness and transcendent experiences as a means to understand the human mind and treat psychological disordrs.

Nearby words

  1. transparent context,
  2. transparent dentin,
  3. transpeptidase,
  4. transpeptidation,
  5. transpersonal,
  6. transphobia,
  7. transphosphatase,
  8. transphosphorylation,
  9. transpicuous,
  10. transpicuously

Origin of transpersonal psychology

First recorded in 1970–75

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