SURFACE THERAPY

type of psychological therapy that has a goal to minimize patients problems by implementation of supportive measures and to try to change negative patterns of action for the future, rather then to investigate underlying background of the cause for the problem.

SURFACE THERAPY: "Example: Surface therapy is behavioural approach to psychotherapy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SURFACE THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/surface-therapy/ (accessed September 22, 2020).
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