STIMULUS OVERLOAD By N., Sam M.S. - 129 Is where there are more than two stimuli present in the environment. These stimuli can be processed simply resulting in stress and behaviours which are designed to bring a person back to normal. STIMULUS OVERLOAD: "Stimulus overload is seen in the presence of more than 2 stimuli around a person." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder STIMULUS (literally “goad”) Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention ATTENTION OVERLOAD SENSORY OVERLOAD REACTION TIME (Response Latency) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Comparison of Assessment Tools HABIT CHILD PSYCHIATRY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "STIMULUS OVERLOAD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stimulus-overload/ (accessed July 1, 2022).