Definition of guided imagery in English:

guided imagery

Syllabification: guid·ed im·age·ry

noun

  • The use of words and music to evoke positive imaginary scenarios in a subject with a view to bringing about some beneficial effect.
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    • Patients were chosen at random to be given standard care or an alternative therapy - guided imagery, stress relaxation, healing touch or intercessory prayer sent from various denominations from all over the world.
    • Many patients have found relaxation therapy, guided imagery, and other methods of relieving tension helpful.
    • Many patients have found relaxation therapy, guided imagery, or other methods of relieving tension helpful.

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