NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,458 terms related to cancer and medicine.
We offer a widget that you can add to your website to let users look up cancer-related terms. Get NCI’s Dictionary of Cancer Terms Widget.
- cognitive therapy
- listen (KOG-nih-tiv THAYR-uh-pee)
- A type of psychotherapy that helps patients change their behavior by changing the way they think and feel about certain things. It is used to treat mental, emotional, personality, and behavioral disorders. Also called CBT and cognitive behavior therapy.