BACK TO psychoanalysis
psychoanalysis vs. psychotherapy
[ sahy-koh-uh-nal-uh-sis ]
- a systematic structure of theories concerning the relation of conscious and unconscious psychological processes.
- a technical procedure for investigating unconscious mental processes and for treating psychoneuroses.
[ sahy-koh-ther-uh-pee ]
- the treatment of psychological disorders or maladjustments by a professional technique, as psychoanalysis, group therapy, or behavioral therapy.