gestalt therapy

n.

Psychotherapy with individuals or groups that emphasizes treatment of the person as a whole, including a person's biological components and their organic functioning, perceptual configuration, and interrelationships with the external world.

Nearby words

  1. gestagen,
  2. gestalt,
  3. gestalt phenomenon,
  4. gestalt psychology,
  5. gestalt psychotherapy,
  6. gestaltism,
  7. gestapo,
  8. gestate,
  9. gestation,
  10. gestational


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