FUNCTIONAL AMNESIA

a psychiatric disorder with amnesia for autobiographical events. Episodic memory is lost about yourself as is semantic memory when a person will forget who they are.

FUNCTIONAL AMNESIA: "Functional amnesia is also called affective amnesia."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FUNCTIONAL AMNESIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/functional-amnesia/ (accessed September 23, 2020).
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