Neuropsychology of Emotion
PSY 323 Dr. Lewandowski 4-7-08
What is Emotion?
An affective response (physiological & subjective) to an event occurring to us or around us: Cognitive Apprasial-interperate state that we are in A universal set of affecti
PSY 323 4-16-08 Dr. Lewandowski
Apply Neuro Knowledge
Richie Risky suffered a moderate TBI in a car accident that caused a subdural hematoma (mass of blood in the dura matter) in the right frontal region as well as a c
PSY 323 Dr. L. Lewandowski 3-31-08
Memory: A Cognitive Process
Stores our past experience; learning Provides us a mental life; thinking Maintains our sense of self; identity
What would you be without memory?
PSY 323 Dr. Lewandowski 4-2-08
Speech & Language
Ability to produce sounds for communication Language is instinctive; hard-wired Sounds form phonemes: speech sound in simplest form and then morphemes: grouping of phonemes, part or whole wor