SIMPLE CAUSATION By N., Sam M.S. - 0 when a single event is caused by a single factor. Compare multiple causation. SIMPLE CAUSATION: "In simple causation one factor triggers one event." Related Psychology Terms APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) CHILD PSYCHIATRY Dissociative Identity Disorder The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in the Treatment of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder ATARACTIC (Atanndc) LINEAR CAUSATION Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention MANIC-DEPRESSIVE REACTION (DEPRESSIVE PHASE) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SIMPLE CAUSATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/simple-causation/ (accessed June 29, 2022).