POSITIONING By N., Sam M.S. - 1 noun. With regard to psychotherapy, deviation of the therapy professional from their common manner of operation or of conducting a session. POSITIONING: "The therapist's positioning tactics are sufficient as far as I can tell." Related Psychology Terms CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY CHILD PSYCHIATRY SCHIZOPHRENIC REACTIONS (THERAPY) MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL MULTIPLE THERAPY CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY RECONSTRUCTIVE THERAPY Characteristics and Behaviors of Effective Counseling Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "POSITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/positioning/ (accessed December 3, 2021).