DISEQUILIBRIUM By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. Loss of physical balance. 2. An emotional imbalance. 3. State of tension between cognitive processes. See equilibriation- disesthesia. DISEQUILIBRIUM: "Joe had disequilibrium due to Parkinson's disease." Related Psychology Terms LABYRINTHITIS BURNOUT ALGOPSYCHALIA EQUILIBRIUM ROLFING MENTAL STATUS MCNAUGHTEN RULE (MCNAUGHTON RULE M PERTURBATION RELAXATION MENTAL ASYMMETRY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISEQUILIBRIUM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/disequilibrium/ (accessed October 18, 2021).