FLASHBULB MEMORY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the term that is given to any memory that is associated with a personally significant or emotional event. These memories have a photographic quality of the moment. FLASHBULB MEMORY: "A flashbulb memory is one that captures a personal moment." Related Psychology Terms EPISODIC MEMORY ACTIVE MEMORY RECOVERED MEMORY MEMORY SYSTEM AUTONOETIC MEMORY SEARCH OF ASSOCIATIVE MEMORY (SAM) MINERVA 2 AUDITORY MEMORY SCREEN MEMORY DUAL-STORE MODEL OF MEMORY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLASHBULB MEMORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/flashbulb-memory/ (accessed July 15, 2019).