narcotherapy


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nar·co·ther·a·py

(nar'kō-thār'ă-pē),
Psychotherapy conducted with the patient under the influence of a sedative or narcotic.

nar·co·ther·a·py

(nahr'kō-thār'ă-pē)
Psychotherapy conducted with the patient under the influence of a sedative or narcotic.
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Is the psychiatrist who employs narcotherapy adequately remunerated for his work?
It is unfortunate that, among the many published accounts of narcotherapy, there are no reports of controlled studies.
For these reasons I do not give narcotherapy to outpatients.
For several years I have offered modified narcotherapy to a series of patients who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Because she seemed unable to elaborate she was offered narcotherapy, and after a trial with sodium amytal 60 mgm and methylphenidate 5 mgm she agreed to a course of treatment.