FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE By N., Sam M.S. - 10 the term that describes the standard hypnotic inductions and is a positive response to a suggestion allowing the hand to float upwards. See Kohnstamn test. FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE: "Floating limb response is a reaction to hypnotic induction." Related Psychology Terms REACTION TIME (Response Latency) PHANTOM REACTION CHARCOT, JEAN-MARTIN (1825- 93) APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Comparison of Assessment Tools RORSCHACH TEST HABIT ACHIEVEMENT TESTS Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/floating-limb-response/ (accessed February 7, 2023).