PROJECTIVE PLAY

A form of play therapy utilizing dolls and other types of toys. Children are allowed to use the toys to express their feelings. The therapy is useful for diagnosing mental disturbances in children.

PROJECTIVE PLAY: "Dr. Kelley utilized play therapy with many of her younger clients."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PROJECTIVE PLAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/projective-play/ (accessed July 19, 2019).
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