DISSOCIATIVE PROCESS By N., Sam M.S. - 30 A process disrupting normal integrative functions of memory, consciousness or perception of the environment. See dissociative disorders. DISSOCIATIVE PROCESS: "The dissociative process helps us cope with trauma and disturbing events." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder CHILD PSYCHIATRY Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams BRAIN DISORDERS Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development CEREBRAL CORTEX JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning The Effects of Trauma on Clients and Counselors HYPERMNESIA Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISSOCIATIVE PROCESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dissociative-process/ (accessed October 5, 2022).