pathopsychology


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pathopsychology

 [path″o-si-kol´o-je]
the psychology of mental disease.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pathopsychology

(păth″ō-sī-kŏl′ō-jē) [″ + psyche, soul, + logos, word, reason]
The branch of psychology dealing with mental processes during disease.
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Clinic of Psychodiagnostics and Pathopsychology, Beit Shemesh, Israel
Vladimir Dockal is a research scientist at the Research Institute for Child Psychology and Pathopsychology, Bratislava, Slovakia, and Associate Professor at the Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia.