ASSIGNMENT THERAPY

a specific technique used in group therapy to enhance group cohesiveness and communication among the participants. A sociometric test is administered to each member to determine the patterns of intermember relations within the group. Patterns are then used to assign individuals to smaller, more focused groups, [articulated bv Austrian psychiatrist and philosopher Jacob L. Moreno (1889-1974)|

ASSIGNMENT THERAPY: "Assignment therapy is part of the group process and enhances the effectiveness of group therapy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ASSIGNMENT THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/assignment-therapy/ (accessed July 14, 2020).
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