Definition of therapist
: one specializing in therapy; especially : a person trained in methods of treatment and rehabilitation other than the use of drugs or surgery <a speech therapist>
Examples of therapist in a sentence
He works with a therapist to improve his speech.
First Known Use of therapist
THERAPIST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of therapist for English Language Learners
: 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
THERAPIST Defined for Kids
Definition of therapist for Students
: a person specializing in treating disorders or injuries of the body or mind especially in ways that do not involve drugs and surgery <a speech therapist>
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