DIRECT SUGGESTION

1. Supportive psychotherapy. Where emotional stress is tried to be relieved by reassurance and encouragement. 2. Hypnotherapy. Where a client under hypnosis is asked to follow the therapists instructions in daily life.

DIRECT SUGGESTION: "Joe was given direct suggestion of encouragement and reassurance during a time of stress."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIRECT SUGGESTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/direct-suggestion/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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