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Descriptor English: Psychotherapy
Descriptor Spanish: Psicoterapia
Descriptor Portuguese: Psicoterapia
Descriptor French: Psychothérapie
Entry term(s): Psychotherapies
Tree number(s): F04.754
SP2.021.202
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011613
Scope note: A generic term for the treatment of mental illness or emotional disturbances primarily by verbal or nonverbal communication.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: PSYCHOTHER
Related: Psychology, Clinical MeSH
DeCS ID: 12049
Unique ID: D011613
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2019/07/07
Psychotherapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0018053
Scope note A generic term for the treatment of mental illness or emotional disturbances primarily by verbal or nonverbal communication.
Preferred term Psychotherapy
Entry term(s) Psychotherapies



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