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Lecture 4 (January 17, 2008) Neuroscience Biological Processes: bio psycho social model Nervous system: electrochemical communication system Central Nervous system - CNS (Brain and spinal cord) Peripheral nervous system – PNS Neurons – building blocks Synaptic gap (axon, terminal, synapse) Mirror neurons Sensory Neurons Interneurons Motor Neurons Neurotransmitters 3 that are implicated in cocaine, love, depression:
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Unformatted text preview: Serotonin Dopamine Norepinephrine Other transmitters: acetylcholine, GABA, endorphins, glutamate Neuroimaging CAT scan MRI PET scan fMRI Psychophysiology EEG Helen Mayberg Cognitive Behavior Therapy (front brain) Paxil (SSRI anti-depressant) (back brain) The Brain Stages of brain evolution (brain stem, limbic system, cerebral cortex) Brain stem Medulla Cerebellum Cerebellum dysfunction...
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