RELEASE THERAPY

Pediatric psychotherapy employed in the treatment of children suffering stress and anxiety from a specific event. Therapy used to alleviate deep-seated pain or inhibited emotional response through the open expression of sorrow or hostility, as well as anger.

RELEASE THERAPY: "Release therapy allows children to release stress through play therapy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RELEASE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/release-therapy/ (accessed February 18, 2020).
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