Descriptor English: Spiritual Therapies
Descriptor Spanish: Terapias Espirituales
Descriptor terapias espirituales
Entry term(s) curación espiritual
Scope note: Prácticas místicas, religiosas o espirituales llevadas a cabo para beneficio de la salud.
Descriptor Portuguese: Terapias Espirituais
Descriptor French: Thérapies spirituelles
Entry term(s): Exorcism
Healing, Spiritual
Healings, Spiritual
Past Life Regression Therapy
Spiritual Healing
Spiritual Healings
Therapies, Spiritual
Tree number(s): E02.190.901
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Mystical, religious, or spiritual practices performed for health benefit.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2002
History Note: 2002
Related: Mind-Body Therapies MeSH
Parapsychology MeSH
Religion MeSH
Spirituality MeSH
DeCS ID: 36284
Unique ID: D026443
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Spiritual Therapies - Preferred
Concept UI M0378180
Scope note Mystical, religious, or spiritual practices performed for health benefit.
Preferred term Spiritual Therapies
Entry term(s) Past Life Regression Therapy
Therapies, Spiritual
Exorcism - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000599849
Scope note Practice of evicting demons or other spiritual entities from a person or area believed to be possessed.
Preferred term Exorcism
Entry term(s) Exorcisms
Spiritual Healing - Narrower
Concept UI M0384253
Preferred term Spiritual Healing
Entry term(s) Healing, Spiritual
Healings, Spiritual
Spiritual Healings

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