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A form of psychotherapy that involves sessions guided by a therapist and attended by several clients who confront their personal problems together. The interaction among clients is considered an integral part of the therapeutic process.
group therapist n.
(Psychiatry) psychol the simultaneous treatment of a number of individuals who are members of a natural group or who are brought together to share their problems in group discussion
psychotherapy in which a group of patients, usu. led by a therapist, discuss their problems.
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|Noun||1.||group therapy - psychotherapy in which a small group of individuals meet with a therapist; interactions among the members are considered to be therapeutic|
psychotherapy - the treatment of mental or emotional problems by psychological means
family therapy - any of several therapeutic approaches in which a family is treated as a whole