Neurons come and neurons go – maintaining the brain

Now that we embrace the concept of brain plasticity, it is useful to expand our attention to the broader picture of what happens to neural tissue, whether gain or loss. We know that the brain changes throughout life in relation to experience, behaviour and exposure....

Memory: The Link Between Past and Future

Memory: The Link Between Past and Future Richard Hill What is the Point of Memory?  Memory has evolved, no doubt, because it is a benefit to survival. This is quite clearly evident in many different ways: We remember where food is; we remember who is a friend and...

Mind-Body Connection

The Mind–Body Connection working with bodily experiences Judith Rustin EMOTIONS ARE ONE of the most salient components of psychotherapy. The neuroscience view of emotion is related to, but distinct from, the way clini- cians usually define and think about...