EXPERIENCE-DEPENDENT PROCESS By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 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 EXPERIENCE-EXPECTANT PROCESS SYNAPTOGENESIS AXO-AXONAL SYNAPSE RADIOGRAPH ARCHIMEDES SPIRAL DEPENDENT PERSONALITY DISORDER EXCITATORY SYNAPSE SYNAPTIC CLEFT POSTSYNAPTIC DEXTROAMPHETAMINE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXPERIENCE-DEPENDENT PROCESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/experience-dependent-process/ (accessed May 18, 2021).