GRAPHESTHESIA By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the ability to recognise letters and numbers that are traced on the skin with a finger or a dull pointed object. Form of passive touch used a tool for assessing brain damage. GRAPHESTHESIA: "Joe had graphesthesia done to assess his brain injury." Related Psychology Terms GRAPHANESTHESIA STEREOGNOSIS INTERMODAL MATCHING TACTILE FORM RECOGNITION KLIIVER-BUCY SYNDROME LETTER-NUMBER SEQUENCING KENNARD PRINCIPLE TACHISTOSCOPE PASSIVE TOUCH ROUGHNESS DISCRIMINATION TEST Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GRAPHESTHESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/graphesthesia/ (accessed January 22, 2020).