Movies And Movies: What Is Dissociative Amnesia?

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Dissociative Amnesia is a concept that I had never heard of before but after reading about it, I can recall several movies or TV shows that have demonstrated what this might look like. Comer (2014) says in our book that the most common form of dissociative amnesia is localized amnesia, which is where a person loses memory of the events that happened within a limited time period and almost always is caused by a disturbing experience (156). I find it very interesting that there is a form of amnesia like this that is not caused from some kind of blow to the head. It is both puzzling and incredible that our brains have the ability to somewhat shut off those memories for a time while or at least suppress them. In movies and TV shows I can remember
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