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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Terapia familiar

Family therapy (FAM-ih-lee THAYR-uh-pee)
A type of therapy in which the whole family talks with a professional counselor to solve family problems.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.