POSITIONING By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 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 PASSIVE LISTENING COUNTERTRANSFERENCE OVERCORRECTION TREATMENT PROTOCOL THERAPIST-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP TWENTY-FOUR-HOUR THERAPY COUNTERSUGGESTION AGENT FACT GIVER TRAINER Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "POSITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/positioning/ (accessed January 16, 2021).