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transpersonal psychology

noun
1.
a branch of psychology or psychotherapy that recognizes altered states of consciousness and transcendent experiences as a means to understand the human mind and treat psychological disordrs.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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Contemporary definitions for transpersonal-psychology
noun

a type of psychology or psychotherapy that focuses on altered states of consciousness and transcendent experiences as a means to understanding the human mind and treating mental disorders

Examples

Transpersonal psychology emphasizes meditation, prayer, and self-transcendence.

Word Origin

coined by Carl Jung (1917)

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