play therapy

noun

Definition of play therapy

  1. :  psychotherapy in which a child is encouraged to reveal feelings and conflicts in play rather than by verbalization

First Known Use of play therapy

1936


Medical Dictionary

play therapy

play
noun \ˈplā-ˌ\

Medical Definition of play therapy

  1. :  psychotherapy in which a child is encouraged to reveal feelings and conflicts in play rather than by verbalization


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