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psy·cho·ther·a·py

(sī-kō-thār'ă-pē),
Treatment of emotional, behavioral, personality, and psychiatric disorders based primarily on verbal or nonverbal communication and interventions with the patient, in contrast to treatments using chemical and physical measures. See entries under psychoanalysis; psychiatry; psychology; therapy
Synonym(s): psychotherapeutics
[psycho- + G. therapeia, treatment]

psychotherapeutics

(sī′kō-thĕr′ə-pyo͞o′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
Psychotherapy.

psy·cho·ther·a·py

(sī'kō-thār'ă-pē)
Treatment of emotional, behavioral, personality, and psychiatric disorders based primarily on verbal or nonverbal communication and interventions with the patient, in contrast to treatments using chemical and physical measures.
See also: psychoanalysis, psychiatry, psychology, therapy
Synonym(s): psychotherapeutics.
[psycho- + G. therapeia, treatment]
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By the end of this second year, students must demonstrate pre-established benchmark levels of psychotherapeutic, report writing, multicultural, integration, case conceptualization, assessment and treatment planning competencies.
They were queried on use of illicit drugs including marijuana/hashish, cocaine/crack, heroin, hallucinogens, and mhalants, as well as nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutic medications.
They were queried on use of illicit drugs including marijuana/hashish, cocaine/crack, heroin, hallucinogens, and inhalants, as well as nonmedical use of prescription-type psychotherapeutic medications.
(87) In a 2006 nationwide study, more than 10% of those aged twelve to seventeen reported non-medical use of a pain reliever, (88) and more than 12% reported nonmedical use of a prescription-type psychotherapeutic. (89) Non-metro youth were more likely to report use than their metro peers, with those in completely rural areas reporting the highest incidence of lifetime prescription drug abuse.
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