couples therapy

Definition of couples therapy

  1. :  therapy in which a psychologist helps couples solve problems with their relationships The romance had gone out of their relationship, so they signed up for couples therapy.

Word by Word Definitions

coupleplay couples
  1. :  two persons married, engaged, or otherwise romantically paired

    :  two persons paired together

    :  pair, brace

  1. :  to connect for consideration together

    :  to join for combined effect

    :  to fasten together :  link

  1. :  two

    :  few

therapyplay
  1. :  therapeutic treatment especially of bodily, mental, or behavioral disorder


Medical Dictionary

couples therapy

noun
variants: or

couples counseling

Medical Definition of couples therapy

  1. :  usually short-term counseling designed to help couples understand and resolve problems, dissatisfaction, and conflict in their relationship :  marriage counseling

couples therapist

or

couples counselor

noun

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