AUTONOMIC BALANCE

the complementary and reciprocal interactions of the sympathetic and parasympathetic branches of the autonomic nervous system, which together, create a state of homeostasis or balance.

AUTONOMIC BALANCE: "The concept of autonomic balance refers to the totality of all parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous system actions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTONOMIC BALANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/autonomic-balance/ (accessed December 10, 2019).
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