externalize

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Synonyms for externalize

to represent (an abstraction, for example) in or as if in bodily form

Synonyms for externalize

make external or objective, or give reality to

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By establishing a relationship with the externalised problem, alternative stories emerged.
The client's relationship with the externalised problem is crucial.
Milner and O'Byrne (2002:168) highlighted one research project on the practice of externalisation, a study conducted by Fisher and others with 'compulsive adolescents' who externalised their problem and named it 'the enemy'.