Term Psychiatric Disorder Counseling
Code RP-1400.8000-675
Definition Programs that specialize in the treatment of individuals who have identified mental or emotional disorders with the objective of helping them to eliminate or reduce the severity of their symptoms, to mediate disturbed patterns of behavior, to promote positive personality growth and development and to maximize the individual's ability to function as independently as possible. Treatment may utilize therapeutic techniques derived from one or more theoretical counseling approaches.
Created 5/26/11
Changed 5/26/11
Use References Emotional Disorders Counseling
Mental Illness Counseling
See Also References Adolescent/Youth Counseling (RP-1400.8000-050)
Child Guidance (RP-1400.8000-155)
General Psychiatry (RP-6400.2500)
Health/Disability Related Counseling (RP-1400.8000-300)
Mental Health Related Support Groups (PN-8100.5000)
External Classification Terms Counseling (NTE F60)
Counseling (UW
Mental Health (ACH L-01)
Mental Health/Addictions (AIRS MH-500)
Mental Health/Addictions (CAN MH-500)
Outpatient Psychiatric Care (UW
Specialized Counseling (NPC F06)
Related Concepts Disabilities
Facet Service
Bibliographic References

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