Unformatted text preview: en depressed. Pain is process in the same area of the brain as stress, fear, etc. positive
moods help cope with pain. Distraction is the easiest way to reduce pain; visualize pain as something more pleasant.
Stimuli- receptor (eardrum vibrate, ossicles vibrate, oval window vibrates, hair cells, cochlea, auditory
nerve)—pathway to the brain (thalamus, primary auditory cortex)—perception.
Vision: very little of what we see occur in the eye.
The eye sends visual images to the brain not as a complete picture, but in bits of information
transmitted through neural signals.
Retina, two types of receptor cells, rods and cones.
Cells in the retina: bipolar, amacrine, and horizontal cells. Ganglion cells, the first cells in the visual
pathway to generate...
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2014 for the course PSY 100H1 taught by Professor Dolderman during the Winter '12 term at University of Toronto.
- Winter '12