SYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT

the treatment which is directed to cure the distressing symptoms in the mental health. It is different from the treatment which is used to treat the cause of a certain problem.

SYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT: "Since they have found out that it can take time to know the really cause of the problem, they have decided to use the symptomatic treatment at once. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SYMPTOMATIC TREATMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/symptomatic-treatment/ (accessed October 16, 2019).
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