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Therapeutic Community

"Therapeutic Community" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Psychotherapeutic technique which emphasizes socioenvironmental and interpersonal influences in the resocialization and rehabilitation of the patient. The setting is usually a hospital unit or ward in which professional and nonprofessional staff interact with the patients.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Therapeutic Community" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Therapeutic Community" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 11 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2008
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.