psychoanalyst


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psychoanalyst

 [si″ko-an´ah-list]
a practitioner of psychoanalysis.

psy·cho·an·a·lyst

(sī'kō-an'ă-list),
A psychotherapist, usually a psychiatrist or clinical psychologist, trained in psychoanalysis and employing its methods in the treatment of emotional disorders.

psychoanalyst

[sī′kō·an′əlist]
a psychotherapist, usually a psychiatrist, who has had special training in psychoanalysis and who applies the techniques of psychoanalytic theory.

psychoanalyst

A person trained in psychoanalysis, who may or may not be a medical doctor.

psychoanalyst

Psychiatry A person who diagnoses and treats emotional disorders by exploring a Pt's mental and emotional history and makeup; treatment is usually long-term. See Psychiatrist, Psychologist.

psy·cho·an·a·lyst

(sī'kō-an'ă-list)
A psychotherapist, usually a psychiatrist or clinical psychologist, trained in psychoanalysis and employing its methods in the treatment of emotional disorders.
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