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Since 2015, "aphantasia" has reshaped our understanding of imagination, revealing that not everyone visualizes mentally. This discovery, along with "hyperphantasia," highlights the diverse nature of human imagination.
Recent research has illuminated the challenges individuals with aphantasia face when remembering the past, shedding light on a concern that resonates deeply within our community.
A hypnotherapist with aphantasia explains hypnosis and how hypnosis can work for aphantasics.
Understanding the hidden assumptions that lead to biases against aphantasics’ cognitive abilities.
Visualization is often used in mental wellness and therapy, but what does this mean for those with aphantasia?
Does aphantasia impact the reading experience? Exploring the relationship between reading preferences and mental imagery.
Vividness of mental imagery appears to be linked to level of sensory sensitivity, with lower imagery associated with lower sensory sensitivity.
Ganzflicker is known to elicit the experience of pseudo-hallucinations... But how is it that some people see complex hallucinations such as "old stone castles"?
How do you draw from memory if you can't form mental pictures? Evidently, you don’t need to “see” with the mind’s eye to carry-out these tasks.
Does aphantasia imply an absence of imagination? Dr. Adam Zeman answers three common questions in discussions of extreme imagination.
on May 24, 2021