Science / Psychiatry / Orientation: Awareness of ones self in relation to time, place, and person.

Other Words for Orientation

Orientation Adjective Synonyms: placement, bearings, attitude, alignment, lie, placing, situation, layout, location, position, positioning, arrangement, set-up
Orientation Verb Synonyms: introduction, training, initiation, briefing, familiarization, assimilation, acclimatization, preparation, instruction

Sexual Orientation

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Sexual Orientation: The scientifically accurate term for an individual's enduring physical, romantic, emotional and/or spiritual attraction to members of the same and/or opposite sex, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and MORE


Science / Psychiatry / Disorientation: Confusion about the time of day, date, or season (time), where one is (place), or who one is (person). MORE

Preferred Orientation

Science / Geology / Preferred Orientation: Any deviation from randomness in the distribution of the crystallographic or grain shape axes of minerals of a rock (including flow cleavage and foliation), produced by deformation and non-uniform str MORE

Spatial Agnosia

Science / Psychiatry / Spatial Agnosia: Inability to recognize spatial relations; disordered spatial orientation. MORE

Clouding Of Consciousness

Science / Psychiatry / Clouding Of Consciousness: the patient is drowsy and does not react completely to stimuli. there is disturbance of attention, concentration, memory, orientation and thinking. MORE

Somatic Psychology

Health / Massage / Somatic Psychology: This is a body-based orientation that facilitates the client’s therapeutic process. A client session is directed to the body experience that references the body as a resource. The therapist shifts t MORE