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Glossary beginning with T

Most addicts and family members seeking help or treatment, know very little in the way of unique terms and phrases connected to addiction treatment and or sobriety.
The Rehab Guide has compiled a unique addiction glossary to help those individuals learn the terms needed to understand mental health, addiction and recovery related terms.

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Transpersonal Psychologysearch for term

Transpersonal psychology is know as school of psychology that integrates the spiritual and transcendent aspects of the human experience with the framework of modern psychology.
It is also possible to define it as a "spiritual psychology". The Transpersonal has been defined as "experiences in which the sense of identity or self extends beyond (trans) the individual or personal to encompass wider aspects of humankind, life, psyche or cosmos".

Issues considered in transpersonal psychology include spiritual self-development, self beyond the ego, peak experiences, mystical experiences, systemic trance, spiritual crises, spiritual evolution, religious conversion, altered states of consciousness, spiritual practices, and other sublime and/or unusually expanded experiences of living.
The discipline attempts to describe and integrate spiritual experience within modern psychological theory and to formulate new theory to encompass such experience.

See also: Interpersonal "IPT"
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy "TF-CBT"search for term

Trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy TF-CBTi - helps people who may be experiencing

TF-CBT is often used as a conjoint child and parent psychotherapy approach for children and adolescents who are experiencing significant emotional and behavioral difficulties related to traumatic life events.
It is a components-based treatment model that incorporates trauma-sensitive interventions with cognitive behavioral, family, and humanistic principles and techniques.
Children and parents learn new skills to help process thoughts and feelings related to traumatic life events; manage and resolve distressing thoughts, feelings, and behaviors related traumatic life events; and enhance safety, growth, parenting skills, and family communication.

Treatment plansearch for term

A Treatment plani is a medical and clinical plan, designed by the physicians and clinicians of addiction and alcohol treatment programs, complete with goals and objectives focused on the addict or alcoholic achieving and maintaining long term abstinence.

Tertiary Preventionsearch for term

Tertiary Preventioni is an intervention technique that seeks to prevent the relapse of the individual patient to their addiction

Tolerancesearch for term

The need to take increasingly large amounts of chemicals in order to achieve the desired effects the same effects previously achieved by smaller amounts is know as tolerance.

Transitional livingsearch for term

Transitional livingi is another synonym for sober living, and literally means that the individual is in a state of transition between different locations to live –treatment and sober living.

Treatmentsearch for term

"Treatmenti" is the whole or complete process of literally leading one away from the sickness and ill ways of living under the spell of addiction to drugs and alcohol, and teaching him or her how to deal with the entire problem of facing drugs and alcohols and steering clear of their evil ways and means of imprisonment and entrapment in their small but powerful world.

Treatment center search for term

"Treatmenti center" is where somebody goes anticipating he or she will learn all the processes and tools of treatment from counseling, therapist and support groups.

Treatment experiencesearch for term

The "Treatment experiencei" is the whole experience where the individual receives while in treatment

Treatment optionssearch for term

"Treatmenti option"s are the different types of treatment methods and facility types offered at TheRehabGuide.com that someone can undergo to get free from alcohol and drugs.

Treatment philosophysearch for term

"Treatment philosophyi" expresses that there are different beliefs in how to go about administering treatment to people. Some believe in the 12 step program’s philosophy while others do not.
Treatmenti philosophy is an important decision in choosing which treatment to philosophy or strategy to employ that feels right for the individual.

Treatment programsearch for term

Treatment programi is synonymous with the definition of treatment above.

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