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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The treatment of disease by acting on the mind, as by suggestion

Usage examples (14)
  • "Then you are a believer in homeopathic psychotherapeutics?"
  • The whole system of such religious psychotherapeutics is therefore in its inner structure contradictory.
  • Besides deliberate psychotherapy, there is not a little unconscious psychotherapeutics in the history of medicine.
  • Schematic treatment is a poor treatment in every department of medicine, but in psychotherapeutics it is disastrous. for more
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