involves the administration of narcotics which stimulate the recall of emotional traumas in the individuals life. These experiences are then synthesized and walked through with a therapist. First developed during World War II by U.S. psychiatrists Roy Richard Grinker and John P. Spiegel.

NARCOSYNTHESIS: "Treatments which involve using the treatment of narcotics to stimulate traumas experienced by patients are classed under narcosynthetic therapies. "