Definition of orthopsychiatry in English:
The branch of psychiatry concerned with the study and prevention of mental or behavioral disorders, with emphasis on child development and family life.
- I heard him speak at orthopsychiatry meetings where he criticized American intelligence tests for focusing only on measured achievements in learning rather than on the problem-solving processes.
Definition of orthopsychiatry in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan