DAY HOSPITAL

postulated by Scottish psychiatrist Donald Ewen Cameron, a facility wherein people are recipients to a wide range of remediation during the daytime hours and then go home in the evening. Such remedies consist of private or group therapy, somatic therapy, work or recreation therapy, and psychological assessment.

DAY HOSPITAL: "Carol couldn't have been more pleased with the services at the day hospital."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DAY HOSPITAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/day-hospital/ (accessed November 26, 2020).
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