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milieu therapy

 a humanistic approach to the treatment of psychological disordersthat emphasises the importance of an institution in recovery. An environment is created wherebystaff and patients are viewed as equal, and an atmosphere is fostered of self-respect.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.