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Unformatted text preview: Frontal Lobes Intention resides here Organizes emotional expression 1. left = positive 2. right = negative People tend to dwell in emotions with a damaged frontal lobe. Ex) a stroke victim having trouble mowing the yard because of a tendency to maintain a direction. Frontal Lobes follow rules. Left follows logical rules like math. Right follows social rules like what is acceptable. Parietal Lobes Left is critical to body awareness . Right keeps track of things outside in the world Disorder can be constructional apraxia, which prevents you from putting things together. Lobes of the Brain Frontal Lobe : Memory, movement, speech and language production Parietal Lobe : sense of touch and body position. Temporal Lobe : speech, hearing, and some visual information processing. Occipital Lobe : visual sensing....
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This note was uploaded on 03/18/2008 for the course PSYC 2004 taught by Professor Dmharris during the Fall '06 term at Virginia Tech.
- Fall '06