Definition of orthopsychiatry in English:

orthopsychiatry

noun

  • [mass noun] The branch of psychiatry concerned with the prevention of mental or behavioural disorders, especially by studying borderline cases.

    • ‘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.’

Pronunciation:

orthopsychiatry

/ˌɔːθəʊsʌɪˈkʌɪətri/