PSYCHOTIC By N., Sam M.S. - 208 Being affected by psychosis. A condition based in psychosis. PSYCHOTIC: "Her ability to climb stairs without fear was affected by the psychosis of fear of heights; Her fear was psychotic." Related Psychology Terms Selecting a Diagnosis A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide DIRECT ANALYSIS Diagnosis and Treatment Planning PSYCHONEUROSIS EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS CHILD PSYCHIATRY APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PSYCHOTIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychotic/ (accessed October 5, 2022).