EXPRESSIVE THERAPY By N., Sam M.S. - 14 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 ESTHETICS CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Counselor and Client Safety Characteristics and Behaviors of Effective Counseling CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief Selecting a Diagnosis Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Identifying Relevant Theories and Models MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXPRESSIVE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/expressive-therapy/ (accessed July 1, 2022).