psychotherapy

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method of psychotherapy that reinforces you for stating negative and positive feelings directly assertiveness training
psychotherapy that seeks to extinguish or inhibit abnormal or maladaptive behavior by reinforcing desired behavior and extinguishing undesired behavior behavior modification , behavior therapy
method of psychotherapy developed by Carl Rogers in which the client determines the focus and pace of each session client-centered therapy
psychotherapy that focuses on acute critical situations (depressive episodes or attempted suicides or drug overdoses) with the aim of restoring the person to the level of functioning before the crisis crisis intervention
psychotherapy in which a small group of individuals meet with a therapist; interactions among the members are considered to be therapeutic group psychotherapy , group therapy
psychotherapy using hypnosis hypnotherapy
use of hypnosis in psychotherapy hypnotherapy
stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects; it was formerly used in psychotherapy but in 1985 it was declared illegal in the United States MDMA , methylenedioxymethamphetamine
tricyclic antidepressant drug (trade name Pamelor) used along with psychotherapy to treat dysthymic depression; may interact dangerously if taken with other drugs nortriptyline , Pamelor
form of psychotherapy for children that uses play situations for diagnosis or treatment play therapy
psychotherapy that analyzes unconscious factors revealed in dreams, etc psychoanalysis
casual talk using the jargon of psychiatry or psychotherapy psychobabble
acting a particular role (as in psychotherapy) roleplaying
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