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ˌsaɪ koʊˈθɛr ə pipsy·chother·a·py

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  1. psychotherapy, psychotherapeutics, mental hygienenoun

    the branch of psychiatry concerned with psychological methods

    psychotherapeutics, mental hygiene

  2. psychotherapynoun

    the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means

    psychotherapeutics, mental hygiene

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  1. Brad Burge:

    Our hypothesis is that something is happening with MDMA that makes psychotherapy easier, so with a lower dose of MDMA in the active placebo, it might fool the subject or the therapist. And by giving people the option of following up with another half dose, it just extends the window for therapy rather than making it more intense.

  2. Daniel Bober:

    When we say talk therapy, we’re talking about different kinds of therapy, particularly cognitive behavioral therapy, also known as CBT. CBT has been shown to be very effective in combination with medication. And psychotherapy is an essential component to treat someone who has severe depression, the good news is that there are very good treatments for depression and there are response rates that are as high as 80% of people within four to six weeks. So I am very hopeful that he will make a full recovery.

  3. Theodore Isaac Rubin:

    "The most prevalent and destructive fear is not of sickness or death itself. It is the fear of being human. All of our neurotic symptoms are retaliation against ourselves for daring to be human, this is less than godlike martyrs or masters. This is what psychotherapy is all about: getting over the fear of being human.

  4. David Hellerstein:

    Expert and time intensive psychotherapy is often not available in many locations and settings, if the psilocybin trip alone leads to decreased alcohol use, with very minimal psychotherapy support, that could make it possible to extend the treatment much more broadly.

  5. Paul Hokemeyer:

    The goal (of psychotherapy) is for the patient to internalize the reparative relationship with their clinician. The Wall Street Journal

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