autobiographic memory

autobiographic memory

memory of one's personal history and identity.
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The left hippocampus plays an important role in episodic and autobiographic memory while the right hippocampus is more important for spatial memory [31] The right hippocampal volume was positively correlated with delayed memory in both men and women, the left hippocampal volume was positively correlated with immediate memory in both men and women, and the left hippocampal volume was also positively correlated with delayed memory in both men and women (though the correlation in women was only at the trend level [p = 0.
adapted this approach for use in victims of war and organized violence because it can be difficult for these patients to identify a single worst event, and multiple traumatic events can distort autobiographic memory.