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psychotherapy which is informed by and integrates the philosophy and practices of Zen Buddhism and which, alike to existentialism, is regarding the unique connotation of the patient's life within the universal framework, instead of with simple acclimation to or elimination of indicators.

ZEN THERAPY: "Contemplation, a type of Zen therapy, via intuition and meditation, of human nature and presence are thought to generate a therapeutic integration of the patient with a feeling of the unity of oneself with the universe and to spiritual conversion."

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