PSYCHOGENIC By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 Having to do with psychological, emotional or mental factors. This in opposition to organic causes. PSYCHOGENIC: "Her inability to walk into a crowded room was psychogenic." Related Psychology Terms SEXUAL AND GENDER IDENTITY DISORDERS PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS BUYING BEHAVIOR ORGANIC BRAIN SYNDROMES PSYCHOGENIC NEED MENTAL DISORDER PSYCHOSEXUAL DISORDERS PSYCHOBIOLOGY SOMATIC THERAPY PSYCHOGENIC HYPERSOMNIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHOGENIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychogenic/ (accessed May 12, 2020).