DISSOCIATIVE AMNESIA

A dissociative disorder. Where a person can't recall important information about experiences because they were traumatic and stressful.

DISSOCIATIVE AMNESIA: "Dissociative amnseia can be temporary and memory can return when taken away from the stress."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DISSOCIATIVE AMNESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dissociative-amnesia/ (accessed January 20, 2020).
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