Neuroscience of Memory short reading course

In this course you will learn:

  • The types of memory
  • How memories form on a neural level
  • The role of the hippocampus
  • Memory recall and trauma
  • What is memory reconsolidation
  • Some ideas on where negative emotional memories are stored

(Once you have paid for the course Unit 1 should display an active link – this is your entry into the course)


Neuroscience of Memory (1 hour)
The neuroscience of memory for psychotherapists.
Module 1 Introduction to Memory  
Unit 1 Introduction to Memory
Unit 2 Types of Memory
Unit 3 The Hippocampus
Unit 4 Recall and Trauma
Unit 5 Memory Reconsolidation
Unit 6 Where are negative emotional memories stored?
Neuroscience of Memory short reading course has been taken from the book The Psychotherapist’s Essential Guide to the Brain. This short reading course will take you though the basics of memory formation and how it might apply to your clinical practice.
In this course you will learn:

  • The types of memory
  • How memories form on a neural level
  • The role of the hippocampus
  • Memory recall and trauma
  • What is memory reconsolidation
  • Some ideas on where negative emotional memories are stored
Matthew Dahlitz is the Editor-in-Chief of The Neuropsychotherapist magazine, a practicing psychotherapist, and author of the book The Psychotherapist’s Essential Guide to the Brain. He sees clients in his private practice when he is not writing and editing for The Neuropsychotherapist or working on other publishing and consulting projects.

This self-study activity consists of 1 hours of continuing education, or professional development, instruction. Credit requirements and approvals vary across countries, organizations and state board regulations. Please save the test results at the end of each unit, the certificate of completion you receive from the activity and contact your organization to determine specific filing requirements.

We are unable to guarantee the success of logging 1 CE/PD points for this course as the requirements vary significantly across countries, states, and organizations.

All self-study participants will have to have achieved 80% or better pass rate to receive a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test – these are available as a download after you complete each test section.

This course is $10 AUD and is 1 clock hour of learning.

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