EXPRESSIVE THERAPY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. Psychotherapy. Where a client talks through problems and feelings without restraint. Compare suppressive therapy. 2. Any therapy not using verbal methods. EXPRESSIVE THERAPY: "Art and dance are part of an expressive therapy." Related Psychology Terms COUNSELING COUNTERTRANSFERENCE FLIGHT INTO HEALTH RELATIONSHIP THERAPY PLAY THERAPY TECHNICAL ECLECTICISM DIALOGUE (DIALOG) THERAPEUTIC FACTORS DEPTH THERAPY STRUCTURAL FAMILY THERAPY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXPRESSIVE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/expressive-therapy/ (accessed March 20, 2019).