ROLE THERAPY

In psychoanalysis, a process which makes use of a psychodrama occurring in reality. The patient chooses a role model, determines the elements of the model with the healthcare professional, then role-plays that model within in the treatment period as well as in reality.

ROLE THERAPY: "Role therapy was developed by U.S. psychologist George A. Kelly (1905-1967)."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ROLE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/role-therapy/ (accessed November 26, 2019).
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