Definition of group therapy in English:

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group therapy

Pronunciation: /ˈˌɡro͞op ˈˌTHerəpē/


A form of psychotherapy in which a group of patients meet to describe and discuss their problems together under the supervision of a therapist.
Example sentences
  • Talking treatments include counselling, behavioural therapy, cognitive therapy, group therapy and psychoanalysis.
  • Patients entered group therapy with their own unique fantasy world.
  • This programme offers individual cognitive behavioral therapy and group therapy as needed.

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Syllabification: group ther·a·py

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