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What is face blindness?

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Face blindness (the inability to recognize people based on their faces) and its effects on those affected is the topic of this interview, one of a series of three with the researcher.

What is face blindness?

Sandra Kiume

Sandra Kiume is a mental health advocate from Vancouver, Canada, and the founder of @unsuicide. Along with maintaining Channel N, she contributes to World of Psychology.

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Kiume, S. (2010). What is face blindness?. Psych Central. Retrieved on July 23, 2019, from


Last updated: 15 Mar 2010
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