TOOL-USING BEHAVIOR By N., Sam M.S. - 7 the capacity of animals to use items as instruments. Humans aren't the only tool-using and -making beings, as was previously thought. TOOL-USING BEHAVIOR: "Tool-using behavior is often inhibited or limited in children with learning disabilities." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Comparison of Assessment Tools Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief EARLY INFANTILE AUTISM SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Collectivist and Individualist Cultures CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT DELAYED REACTION AFFECTIONAL DRIVE Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TOOL-USING BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/tool-using-behavior/ (accessed February 1, 2023).