depth psychology

Definitions of depth psychology
  1. noun
    a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud
    synonyms: analysis, psychoanalysis
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    types:
    hypnoanalysis
    the use of hypnosis in conjunction with psychoanalysis
    type of:
    psychotherapy
    the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means
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