RESOURCE COMPETITION By N., Sam M.S. - 63 Means by which concurrent conscious processes vie for limited cognitive resources. See also: dual-task competiton. RESOURCE COMPETITION: "Resource competition occurs when an individual has several competing thought processes." Related Psychology Terms JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Ethics and Legal Course: Landmark Legal Case ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Selecting a Diagnosis Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention INHIBITION LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "RESOURCE COMPETITION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/resource-competition/ (accessed December 1, 2022).