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"Attitudinal Therapy" is a type of psychological and even physical system which seeks to help people change and improve first and foremost by having them change their attitudes. This type of therapy is common among those who identify themselves as following New Age beliefs and exhibits the common characteristic of regarding spiritual and mental health as being the foundation of physical well being. A couple of popular examples of attitudinal therapy is the book A Course in Miracles and Jane Roberts' spirit guide Seth.

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