group therapy

noun

Definition of group therapy

  1. :  therapy in the presence of a therapist in which several patients discuss and share their personal problems —called also group psychotherapy

group therapist

noun

Circa 1925

First Known Use of group therapy

circa 1925


GROUP THERAPY Defined for English Language Learners

group therapy

noun

Definition of group therapy for English Language Learners

  • : a method for helping people with mental or emotional problems by having them discuss their problems together in a group


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group therapy

noun

Medical Definition of group therapy

  1. :  therapy in the presence of a therapist in which several patients discuss and share their personal problems

group therapist

noun

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