activity group psychotherapy

noun
variants: or activity group therapy

Definition of activity group psychotherapy

: group psychotherapy in which the subjects (as children) are permitted to act out their repressed impulses in the presence of a nonparticipating therapist

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First Known Use of activity group psychotherapy

1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Activity group psychotherapy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/activity%20group%20psychotherapy. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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