rational therapy

rational therapy n RATIONAL-EMOTIVE THERAPY

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  • rational-emotive therapy — /rash euh nl i moh tiv/, Psychol. a form of therapy in which a patient is asked to reject irrational attitudes and assumptions in order to deal effectively with stressful situations …   Useful english dictionary

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