AUTOHYPNOTIC AMNESIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 This is a Jungian term for repression. It was initially based on the observation that hypnotic amnesia may be induced by a person under hypnosis. AUTOHYPNOTIC AMNESIA: "A person who represses may get a form of autohypnotic amnesia." Related Psychology Terms POSTHYPNOTIC AMNESIA ORGANIC REPRESSION BRAID'S STRABISMUS TRANCE ROLE-ENACTMENT THEORY ANTEROGRADE AMNESIA SEDATIVE-, HYPNOTIC-, OR ANXIOLYTIC-INDUCED PERSISTING AMNESTIC DISORDER AUTOHYPNOSIS RETROGRADE AMNESIA BRAID'S STRABISMUS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTOHYPNOTIC AMNESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/autohypnotic-amnesia/ (accessed December 7, 2019).