ENGINEERING MODEL By N., Sam M.S. - 46 A belief that living organisms can be viewed as machines. See medical model. ENGINEERING MODEL: "The engineering model deals with humans as a machine." Related Psychology Terms TURING MACHINE Ethics and Boundary Issues ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY (Human Engineering) ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY FROMM, ERICH (1900—) PMDD: Can It Be Cured? AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION Dissociative Identity Disorder MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Selecting a Diagnosis Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ENGINEERING MODEL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/engineering-model/ (accessed February 2, 2023).