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Emotional Amnesia can feel very isolating

Emotional amnesia is a peculiar phenomenon in the psychology community. It is typically associated with dissociative related disorders (DID, OSDD, USDD/UDD, Depersonalization, and Derealization just to name a few examples).

Emotional amnesia can be described as feeling an emotional disconnect between what is happening around you. Another way to describe it is when the person doesn’t feel like it’s their “authentic self”…