Definition of therapist
- a speech therapist
He works with a therapist to improve his speech.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'therapist.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: a person trained in methods of treating illnesses especially without the use of drugs or surgery
: a person who helps people deal with mental or emotional problems by talking about those problems : a person trained in psychotherapy
What made you want to look up therapist? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
Find the Cousins