WANDERING ATTENTION By N., Sam M.S. - 42 an attention disruption wherein the person seems completely alert but is distracted by nearly any exterior stimulant. The condition might stem from disorders of the CNS. WANDERING ATTENTION: "Wandering attention can sometimes occur after tumors form in the central nervous system. " Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY ATARACTIC (Atanndc) BRAIN TUMOR DISORDERS Dissociative Identity Disorder ASTHENIC REACTION (Neurasthenia) BRAIN DISORDERS BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) HALLUCINATION ANTISOCIAL REACTION ENURESIS (Bed-wetting) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "WANDERING ATTENTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/wandering-attention/ (accessed June 27, 2022).