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Unformatted text preview: 8. Mantra A sound or phrase that is repeated in the mind to help produce a meditative state. 9. Placebo effect healing that results from a persons belief in a treatment that has no medicinal value. 10. Psychosomatic illnesses Physical illnesses brought on by negative mental states such as stress or emotional upset. 11. Relaxation response The physiological changes in the body that result from mental relaxation techniques. 12. Somatization Occurrence of physical symptoms without any bodily disease or injury being present. 13. Somatization disorder - Prolonged pain and other symptoms that are not caused by disease or injury....
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- Spring '08