Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory: The Myths, Facts and More of Remembering My Life

What is Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory?

Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory: Myths and Facts

Myth: Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory means remembering everything.

Myth: Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory has detrimental effects and HSAMers are depressed

Fact: HSAMers can supress memories

Myth: HSAMers are haunted by past memories and can’t live in the present

Fact: Fantasy and wide imaginations are characteristics of HSAM

Fact: HSAMers never forget a face

Fact: Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory ability is a spectrum, not a mark

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Kingsley Mark Akpan

Kingsley Mark Akpan

Creative Content Developer who quintuples as a creative writer, web designer/developer, brand strategist, IT project manager, and continuous learning promoter.