Traumatic Memories

Some articles on memories, traumatic, traumatic memories:

Recovered Memory - Research
... Some research indicates that memories of child sexual abuse and other traumatic incidents may be forgotten ... Evidence of the spontaneous recovery of traumatic memories has been shown, and recovered memories of traumatic childhood abuse have been corroborated ... Van der Kolk and Fisler's research shows that traumatic memories are retrieved, at least at first, in the form of mental imprints that are dissociated ...
Spontaneous Recovery in Human Memory - Traumatic Memories
... Such memories can be recovered gradually, through active search and reconstruction, or they can come to mind spontaneously, without active search ... important differences between people who gradually recover memories of abuse during suggestive therapy sessions and those who recover memories of abuse more spontaneously ... on women who had spontaneously recovered, versus recovered through suggestive therapy, memories of childhood sexual abuse ...
Recovered Memory - Hypothesis - Effects of Trauma On Memory
... Traumatic memories are retrieved, at least at first, in the form of dissociated mental imprints of the affective and sensory elements of the traumatic experience ... Bessel van der Kolk divided the effects of traumas on memory functions into four sets traumatic amnesia this involves the loss of memories of traumatic experiences ... The younger the subject and the longer the traumatic event is, the greater the chance of significant amnesia ...
Scientology: A History Of Man - Synopsis - Key Incidents
... What Hubbard claims is that we have buried memories of past lives as clams, sloths, and cavemen, and that those memories - or engrams - affect us today ... some typified by an animal and others typified by other items, were marked by traumatic incidents which have to be "run out" using an E-meter ... The Birds were a traumatic incident caused when "birds of a very crude construction developed a taste for clams" ...

Famous quotes containing the words memories and/or traumatic:

    Our memories are card indexes consulted and then returned in disorder by authorities whom we do not control.
    Cyril Connolly (1903–1974)

    There’s a quality of legend about freaks. Like a person in a fairy tale who stops you and demands that you answer a riddle. Most people go through life dreading they’ll have a traumatic experience. Freaks were born with their trauma. They’ve already passed their test in life. They’re aristocrats.
    Diane Arbus (1923–1971)