INTEROCEPTION By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the name that describes the input of information from interoceptors within the body from the viscera. Compare exteroception. INTEROCEPTION: "Interoception occurs in the body from viscera." Related Psychology Terms EXTEROCEPTION AUTONOMIC APPARATUS FEED-FORWARD NEURAL NETWORKS FEEDBACK SYSTEM FEEDBACK VAGUS NERVE MNEMONIST VISCERAL SENSE MACULA Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "INTEROCEPTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/interoception/ (accessed January 20, 2018).