OPEN-DOOR POLICY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 the policy of keeping an open hospital or ward. Such a policy is correlated with the idea of a therapeutic community. OPEN-DOOR POLICY: "The professor's open-door policy was well-respected by his pupils." Related Psychology Terms OPEN HOSPITAL OPEN SOCIETY NOSOCOMIAL THERAPEUTIC WINDOW PARAPROFESSIONAL PLURAL MARRIAGE LOCKED WARD POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY WEEKEND HOSPITALIZATION SOCIAL ENGINEER Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OPEN-DOOR POLICY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/open-door-policy/ (accessed October 17, 2019).