WANDERING BEHAVIOR

a disruption of motor activity which consists of directionless, disoriented motion. These actions commonly take place in people with dementia, extreme distress, neurological disability, or alcohol dependence.

WANDERING BEHAVIOR: "Individuals suffering from dementia may exhibit wandering behavior. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WANDERING BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/wandering-behavior/ (accessed October 13, 2019).
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