LSD PSYCHOTHERAPY

was a technique used to alleviate the symptoms of serious mental disorders such as Schizophrenia, where patients would be injected with LSD (lysergic acid di-ethyl amide). Research highlighted the potential health risks with using LSD as a therapy for such sensitive conditions which resulted in the programs ceasing.

LSD PSYCHOTHERAPY: "PSD psychotherapy is based around prescribing small managed doses of LSD (a psychotic symptom enhancing drug) to patients of mental disorders which supposedly then acts in a therapeutic manner."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LSD PSYCHOTHERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lsd-psychotherapy/ (accessed April 5, 2020).
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