from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Treatment of illness or disability.
- n. Psychotherapy.
- n. Healing power or quality: the therapy of fresh air and sun.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Treatment of disease or disability, physical or mental.
- n. Healing power or quality.
- v. To treat with a therapy.
- v. To undergo a therapy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Therapeutics.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The treatment of disease; therapeutics; therapeusis: now used chiefly in compounds: as, neurotherapy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.)
Because the term therapy is usually used in medicine when there is a disease or condition that requires therapy and the menopause transition is a normal physiological process, this chapter will use the more neutral term “hormone treatment” instead of “hormone therapy.”
I think clowns were invented by therapists to secure their livelyhood. the tormenting of people young and old to ensure that we end up in therapy is an atrocity that goes unnoticed everyday in this country!
One of the easiest ways to help overcome your fear or inability to talk in therapy is to write down some things that are important to you to talk about before session.
Mark Hlatky of Stanford University says that life-long statin therapy is the most expensive way to reduce heart risk, especially using potent brand-name versions, which cost up to $4 a day.
I use the term therapy loosely but I will bet that insurance companies pay for it.
"She's using the word therapy here, but I don't consider this therapy," said
Prescriptions are sometimes necessary as short term therapy, but other methods can be used to correct ailments in the long term.
That is why so many of the brief therapy techniques that I teach to traders -- what I call therapy for the mentally well -- are designed to regain control of body and mind.
I'm in therapy from the last week of August, (scouting) until, the last week of January. (
He undergoes perverse forms of aversion therapy from the Orwellian Criminal and Health Ministry.