PERCEPTUALIZATION By N., Sam M.S. - 50 noun. 1. Reference: perceptual organization. 2. with regard to schizophrenia, the changing of abstract ideas into particular comprehensions. PERCEPTUALIZATION: "Perceptualization is a vast concept with regard to schizophrenics, wherein the most unlikely of perceptions occurs that never would with the average, unafflicted person." Related Psychology Terms Selecting a Diagnosis SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) LOCKE, JOHN (1632-1704) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Developing a Case Study ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY (Elec- troconvulsive Therapy; EST, ECT) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) ESTHETICS ALCOHOLIC ADDICTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PERCEPTUALIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/perceptualization/ (accessed October 5, 2022).