DIRECTED REVERIE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A technique used in therapy where thye client is asked to re-experience a dream or early life event by describing a mental image of it. See guided affective imagery. DIRECTED REVERIE: "In directed reverie a client is asked to relive a past experience or dream." Related Psychology Terms DREAM SUGGESTION AUTOBIOGRAPHY DIALOGUE (DIALOG) PSYCHODRAMA APPLIED TENSION BIOINFORMATIONAL THEORY SPORTS IMAGERY NONDIRECTIVE APPROACH SOCIOCULTURAL PERSPECTIVE NEAR-DEATH EXPERIENCE (NDE) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIRECTED REVERIE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/directed-reverie/ (accessed October 20, 2021).