activity group psychotherapy

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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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