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Unformatted text preview: Helps control stress and sleep patterns. Dopamine Substantia Nigra, pituitary gland, Arcuate nucleus, hypothalamus. It produces excitatory and inhibitory effects. It affects our learning, attention, movement and reinforcement. It also controls our ability to feel pleasure. Serotonin Central nervous system. Small intestine, Gastrointestinal tract, Platelets, Cerebellum cortex. It regulates our sleep, moods and impulsivity. It also controls aggression and appetite. GABA Central nervous system, Cerebellum, Retina, Spinal Cord, Kidney, It controls anxiety. Too much is believed to cause epilepsy. Muscle relaxer,...
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This note was uploaded on 07/10/2011 for the course PSYCH 1101 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '10 term at Chatt Tech.
- Winter '10