Testing for synesthesia

Testing for synesthesia

About This Video

Dr. Jamie Ward explains how synesthesia can be tested for using different methods. One method focuses of the specificity of color associations and high test-retest reliability. Another test involves pattern perception where people with synesthesia may be able to pick out an embedded pattern more quickly.
Tags:
cognitive neuroscience, Baron-Cohen, testing, synesthesia, Hubbard and Ramachandran, visual grouping, color, test-retest
Duration:
00:03:18