PSYCHEDELIC THERAPY

A strategy of using psychedelic drugs to treat various psychological disorders. Used in the 1950's and 60's and in conjunction with conventional psychotherapy, it has since been discredited as a legitimate strategy for dealing with mental disorders.

PSYCHEDELIC THERAPY: "Henry was hopeful that psychedelic therapy would help him understand his deepest fears."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHEDELIC THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychedelic-therapy/ (accessed November 30, 2019).
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