Meaning of orthopsychiatry

or•tho•psy•chi•a•try

Pronunciation: (ôr"thō-si-kī'u-trē, -sī-), [key]
— n.
  1. an approach to psychiatry concerned with the study and treatment of behavioral disorders, esp. of young people.
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