PRAXIS By N., Sam M.S. - 72 noun. 1. a medical term for motor planning. 2. practice, converse to theory. PRAXIS: "The praxis insight she has gained during her internship will benefit her career forever." Related Psychology Terms INHIBITION Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Identifying Relevant Theories and Models Diagnosis and Treatment Planning CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ANTISOCIAL REACTION Evaluation of a Qualitative Study CEREBRAL CORTEX Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PRAXIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/praxis/ (accessed June 28, 2022).