NONDIRECTIVE PLAY THERAPY

a type of play therapy based on the standard which a youth has the capacity to revise their own outlooks and behaviors. The therapist supplies a wide array of play materials and either takes on a friendly, attentive part without providing direct recommendations or perceptions or engages the youth in discussion which centers upon the youth's current emotions and current life scenarios. The therapist

NONDIRECTIVE PLAY THERAPY: "The non-directive play therapy has been shown to be the most effective method of cognitive therapy for children."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NONDIRECTIVE PLAY THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nondirective-play-therapy/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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