an individual who works in the group therapy with person who has psychological or other personal problems, who's work is primarily pointed to provide support. known as supportive ego in psychology.

SUPPORTIVE EGO: "Example: Members of Weight Watchers usually connect in pairs and each member of a pair is supposed to act as supportive ego for the other one, to stay strong in dieting."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUPPORTIVE EGO," in, April 13, 2013, (accessed October 18, 2021).