EXPERIENCE-DEPENDENT PROCESS By N., Sam M.S. - 42 The process where a synapse is formed and maintained as a result of an experience. Also called experience dependent synaptogenesis. EXPERIENCE-DEPENDENT PROCESS: "An experience dependent process needs something to happen for the process to occur." Related Psychology Terms SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) SHERRINGTON, CHARLES SCOTT(1857-1952) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) INHIBITION Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention PARAMNESIA Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXPERIENCE-DEPENDENT PROCESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/experience-dependent-process/ (accessed August 16, 2022).