FEEDBACK LOOP By N., Sam M.S. - 66 In cybernetic theory, this is a self-regulatory model that determines whether the current operation of a system is acceptable and, if not, attempts to make the necessary changes. It works by testing, operating, testing and exiting. FEEDBACK LOOP: "A feedback loop is also called a TOTE model." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Ethics and Boundary Issues Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Identifying Relevant Theories and Models ESTHETICS CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY STIMULUS (literally “goad”) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) EMOTION (General) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FEEDBACK LOOP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feedback-loop/ (accessed September 30, 2022).