WELLBEING: THE BRAIN
The Brain is one of the bodies most powerful organs; so much is still unknown! Find out more about how the brain functions as well as the different ways it is effected by outside stimulus. Understand how and why others act in the ways they do. This includes topics on mental health and illness too.
Read the information, watch the videos and complete the short courses. You can then log the time taken on your Dashboard as Professional Development hours.
WATCH THE FOLLOWING VIDEOS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS TOPIC:
What happens when you have a concussion? - Clifford Robbins
How much of what you see is a hallucination? - Elizabeth Cox
How stress affects your brain - Madhumita Murgia
How playing an instrument benefits your brain - Anita Collins
How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena
How the food you eat affects your brain - Mia Nacamulli
How does your brain respond to pain? - Karen D. Davis
What is consciousness? - Michael S. A. Graziano
How does the Rorschach inkblot test work? - Damion Searls
Why are we so attached to our things? - Christian Jarrett
CONSIDER TAKING ONE OF THESE SHORT COURSES:
PSYCHOLOGY AND WELLBEING
Scroll down to explore the list of modules on 'Psychology and Mental Health'.
Scroll down and select 'Mindset' from the category menu. Complete the core modules to gain a better understanding of different mindsets and build transferable skills for life.
Use your student email to sign up for this free 'Wellbeing' course using our unique code: