VISUAL IMAGERY

cognitive imagery which consists of the sense of having "images" in the mind. These pictures might be memories of formative visual experiences or syntheses generated by the imagination. Visual imagery can be utilized for such reasons as coping with upsetting occurrences, establishing desensitization hierarchies, or bettering physical performance.

VISUAL IMAGERY: "I'd like to approach our next therapy session with visual imagery tactics."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "VISUAL IMAGERY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/visual-imagery/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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