RELATIONSHIP THERAPY

Providing emotional support and guidance, therapy based on a totality of the client-therapist relationship. Encourages self-growth of the client. In assisting the capability of a child to change, the use of a friendly, trusting relationship with a therapist. May include any type of therapy, from psychotherapy to direct guidance.

RELATIONSHIP THERAPY: "Relationship therapy depends on a warm and trusting relationship between the therapist and the client."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RELATIONSHIP THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/relationship-therapy/ (accessed May 25, 2019).
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