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OACCPP stands for the Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists, a professional association in Ontario.
OASW stands for the Ontario Association of Social Workers.
In the curious terminology of psychoanalysis, people who matter to us are termed 'objects' while we, in relation to them, are termed 'subjects'.
Obsessions are ideas, images and impulses that run through the person's mind over and over again.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, also known as OCD, is characterized by obsessive thoughts and/or compulsive behaviors that significantly interfere with normal life.
See Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
OCSWSSW stands for the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers.
OHIP is the Ontario Health Insurance Plan, a medical health insurance plan.

OHIP is the province’s tax-supported health insurance plan for residents of the Province of Ontario.
On-line/Skype/VOIP psychotherapy uses video and audio software that allows you and your therapist to see and hear each other over a secure connection. It is a simple way to work with a therapist who may be too far to visit regularly.
This word is now common in American English to describe a desirable and refreshing human quality of acceptance, trust and curiosity about the mysterious workings of the human spirit.
Oppression is the unjust use of power, on a continual basis, by one group over another, using political power and ideology in a way that creates and sustains inequity in the distribution of resources.
A term coined by Wilhelm Reich to describe the fundamental psychic-somatic essence of vitality.
Orthorexia Nervosa
Orthorexia nervosa refers to a fixation on eating healthy food.
OSP stands for the Ontario Society of Psychotherapists, a professional grouping of psychotherapists based in Ontario.
This term functions to speak of many things that were once subsumed under the term 'mystery'.
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