an interdisciplinary method in approaching cognitive wellness wherein psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, sociologists, nurses, and educators work together on the analysis and remediation of emotional and behavioral troubles prior to them growing into serious or disabling problems.

ORTHOPSYCHIATRY: "Very few professionals take up the study of orthopsychiatry as a main specialty."
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