REM BEHAVIOR DISORDER (RBD)

Disorder which allows motor activity during the REM stage of sleep, often resulting in the physical enactment of a dream sequence; usually disruptive or violent due to combative dreams being acted out.

REM BEHAVIOR DISORDER (RBD): "REM behavior disorder can result in sleepwalking, or somnambulation."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REM BEHAVIOR DISORDER (RBD)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/rem-behavior-disorder-rbd/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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