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Meaning of PSYCHOTHERAPY

Pronunciation:  `sIkow'therupee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means
  2. [n]  the branch of psychiatry concerned with psychological methods
 

PSYCHOTHERAPY is a 13 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: mental hygiene, psychotherapeutics
 
 See Also: analysis, behavior modification, behavior therapy, client-centered therapy, clinical psychology, crisis intervention, depth psychology, group therapy, hypnotherapy, play therapy, psychiatry, psychoanalysis, psychological medicine, psychopathology, self-analysis, therapy

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Psy`cho*ther"a*py\, n. [Psycho- + therapy.]
(Med.)
Psychotherapeutics.

 

 

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