Psychological malfunctioning, as in a mental disorder
The theory of personality developed by Freud that focuses on repression and unconscious forces and includes the concepts of infantile sexuality, resistance, transference, and division of the psyche into the id, ego, and superego.
A person's overall emotional and psychological condition:
The medical study of disorders with both neurological and psychiatric features.
Something that serves as a remedy or corrective:
the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
(Countable) A particular discipline or branch of learning, especially one dealing with measurable or systematic principles rather than intuition or natural ability. [from 14th c.]
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