KAIROS By N., Sam M.S. - 4 It is the moment of heightened awareness at which a person gains insight into the meaning of an important event. See experience, epiphany. KAIROS: "Kairos is when a person gains insight into the meaning of an important event." Related Psychology Terms INHIBITION Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ESTHETICS Diagnosis and Treatment Planning LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief ANTISOCIAL REACTION ATARACTIC (Atanndc) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "KAIROS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/kairos/ (accessed December 3, 2021).