MORAL THERAPY

was a type of therapy seen in the 19th century which believed that a person considered insane could be helped by simply treating them well.

MORAL THERAPY: "Insanity, historically was considered to be treatable provided you live by good morals."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MORAL THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/moral-therapy/ (accessed November 26, 2020).
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