Center on Autobiographical Memory Research - CON AMORE - is a Center of Excellence funded by the Danish National Research Foundation (2010-2019). CON AMORE studies autobiographical memory, that is the ability to consciously remember the personal past.

Guest researchers 2022

  • 27 April 2022 Associate Professor Emilia Soroko, Adam Mickiewicz University (Poland)
  • 16 May - 10 June 2022 Professor Rick Hoyle, Duke University (USA)
  • 18 May - 15 August 2022 Professor David C. Rubin, Duke University (USA) 
  • 28 June - 30 November 2022 Professor Wendy Pullin, Concordia University of Edmonton (Canada)
  • 30 June - 1 July 2022  PhD Student Joshua Perlin, University of Florida (USA)
  • 15 September - 20 October 2022 Professor Susan Bluck, University of Florida (USA)
  • 26 September - 1 October 2022 Associate Professor Mélissa Allé, Université de Lille (France)


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Recent publications

Berntsen, D., Kirk, M., Kopelman, M.D. (2022) Autobiographical Memory Loss in Alzheimer’s disease: The role of the Reminiscence BumpCortex, 150, 137-148. DOI: 10.1016/j.cortex.2022.02.008

Gehrt, T. B., Frostholm, L., Obermann, M-L., & Berntsen, D. (in press). Thought characteristics in patients with severe health anxiety: A comparison with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Psychology of Consciousness: Theory, Research and Practice. DOI: 10.1037/cns0000325

Gehrt, T. B., Obermann, M-L., Toth, F. E., & Frostholm, L. (in press). Adverse childhood experiences in patients with severe health anxiety: No evidence for an increased frequency compared to patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. DOI: 10.1111/SJOP.12856

Jensen, T., Berntsen, D., Kingo, O. S., & Krøjgaard, P. (in press). Distinct environmental cues trigger spontaneous recall of past events in three- and four-year-old children even after long delays. Child Development.

Kongshøj, I. L. L., & Berntsen, D. (in press). Is Young Age a Risk Factor for PTSD? Age Differences in PTSD-symptoms after Hurricane Florence. Traumatology. DOI: 10.1037/trm0000389

Matsumoto, N., Watson, L.A., Fujino, M., Ito, Y, & Kobayashi, M. (in press) Subjective judgments on direct and generative retrieval of autobiographical memory: The role of interoceptive sensibility and emotion. Memory & Cognition.  DOI: 10.3758/s13421-022-01280-8

McNally R.J., Berntsen, D., Brewin, C.R. & Rubin, D.C.(in press). Are memories of sexual trauma fragmented? A post publication discussion among Richard J. McNally, Dorthe Berntsen, Chris R. Brewin and David C. Rubin, Memory. DOI: 10.1080/09658211.2022.2061135

Nielsen, N. P., & Berntsen, D. (2022). How posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms affect memory for new events and their “hotspots” over a long delay. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 36 (1), 59– 68. DOI: 10.1002/acp.3898

Pedersen, A. M., Straarup, K.N., & Thomsen, D.K. (in press) “My life disappeared in illness”: bipolar disorder and themes in narrative identity, Memory, DOI: 10.1080/09658211.2022.2051555  

Rasmussen A. S., Burton-Wood, C.G., Burnell, R., & Garry, M. (in press). The Memories that People Would Save or Erase Differ from their most Positive and Negative Memories on Function, Emotion, and Correspondence with the Life Script. Memory. DOI: 10.1080/09658211.2022.206982

Roderer, A., Watson, L. A., & Bohn, A. (2022). Remembering future life goals: Retrospective future thinking affects life goal qualities. Acta Psychologica, 226, 103582. DOI: 10.1016/j.actpsy.2022.103582

Tungjitcharoen, W., & Berntsen, D. (in press). Afterlife future thinking: Imagining oneself beyond death. Memory & Cognition. DOI: 10.3758/s13421-022-01308-z

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