sociotherapy


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sociotherapy

 [so″se-o-ther´ah-pe]
any treatment emphasizing socioenvironmental and interpersonal rather than intrapsychic factors.

sociotherapy

/so·cio·ther·a·py/ (so″se-o-ther´ah-pe) any treatment emphasizing modification of the environment and improvement in interpersonal relationships rather than intrapsychic factors.
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Similarly, in the case of teenagers, the environment change by means of sociotherapy can diminish the suicidal risk.
If psychodrama focuses in particular on individual therapy, sociodrama proposes sociotherapy in order to foster cooperative potential and cohesion in a group.
Politics must be seen as sociotherapy if it is to be cared for.
But this latter precept, not taking oneself for a god, is not a sociotherapy of the kind in which Stiegler is interested: epimelesthai sautou requires taking care of oneself by taking care of the polis, since all politics aimed at producing citizens requires both psychic and collective individuation: any re-enchantment of the world requires this 'politics as therapeutics' (DP, p115), this 'sociotherapy' (see MD3, p118), ever more so as the conditions for individuation continue to fade into an ever-faster (and therefore more chimerical) numeric future.
Coming from the fields of medical anthropology, cultural anthropology, performance and cultural studies, and cultural and social history, contributors discuss Somali poetry as memory-making and the collapse of the Somali state in 1991, Zulu song and memories of the violence between Inkatha and the African National Congress in South Africa, young men's narratives of "ethnic" violence in Nairobi in 2007, narratives of violence of the Mozambican civil war of 1976-1992, mediation of violence in Rwanda through a community-based sociotherapy program in the Byumba region, and mediated memories of violence among white former conscripts of the South African Defense Force who fought along the border between Namibia and Angola between 1966 and 1989.
Prediction of relapse in schizophrenic outpatients treated by drug and sociotherapy.
Drug and sociotherapy in the aftercare of schizophrenic patients.
Corrections & Substance Abuse Training: Sociotherapy for Sociopaths[TM].
10-11: Sociotherapy for Sociopaths; Criminal Justice Addiction Services, Birmingham, AL; /ourworld.
Sociotherapy involved a combination of psychosocial interventions, including supportive therapy, social casework, and rehabilitation counseling.
The change of environmental factors by measures of sociotherapy constitutes an important part of the process of removing the risks of suicide.
In addition, there has been a second printing of Kannenberg's Sociotherapy for Sociopaths: Resocial Group.