BEHAVIOR EPISODE By N., Sam M.S. - 216 n. an incident which progresses to a larger sequence of events. As regards behavior, this sequence of activities plays out as a unit with a well-defined beginning and end. Also called behavior unit. BEHAVIOR EPISODE: "Every now and then, a person with Bipolar Disorder tends to experience a manic behavior episode." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (CIRCULAR AND MIXED TYPES) MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (ETIOLOGY) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development ANTISOCIAL REACTION SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (GENERAL) HABIT IMITATION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "BEHAVIOR EPISODE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/behavior-episode/ (accessed June 25, 2022).