STIMULUS OVERLOAD

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STIMULUS OVERLOAD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stimulus-overload/ (accessed March 23, 2020).
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