FOCAL PSYCHOTHERAPY

the term for a short-term therapy aimed at the relief of a single symptom, such as a phobic anxiety or feelings of guilt. It does not involve long term therapy.

FOCAL PSYCHOTHERAPY: "Joe had focal therapy for his snake anxiety."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FOCAL PSYCHOTHERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/focal-psychotherapy/ (accessed March 29, 2020).
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