therapist

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

ther·a·pist

noun \ˈther-ə-pist\

: a person trained in methods of treating illnesses especially without the use of drugs or surgery

: a person who helps people deal with mental or emotional problems by talking about those problems : a person trained in psychotherapy

Full Definition of THERAPIST

:  one specializing in therapy; especially :  a person trained in methods of treatment and rehabilitation other than the use of drugs or surgery <a speech therapist>

Examples of THERAPIST

  1. He works with a therapist to improve his speech.

First Known Use of THERAPIST

1886

ther·a·pist

noun \ˈther-ə-pəst\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THERAPIST

: a person specializing in therapy; especially : one trained in methods of treatment and rehabilitation other than the use of drugs or surgery

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