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NAMI’s Ask the Doctor–Cognitive Enhancement Therapy

Dec 14, 2017 | | Say something

Ray Gonzalez talks about the benefits of CET.

Cognitive Bias: Hot-Wiring Your Brain’s Instinctual Defaults – Tai Lopez | London Real

Dec 11, 2017 | | 8 comments

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Michael Gazzaniga the Father of Cognitive Neuroscience

Dec 8, 2017 | | 14 comments

Interviewed on the Bob Rivers show in Seattle, WA A short video by the author of Elsevier’s presigious cognitive neuroscience textbook: ‘Cognition, Brain, and Consciousness: An Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience (2nd Edition)’. Co-author Bernard J. Baars (The Neurosciences Institute, San Diego, CA, USA) provides a whistle-stop tour of some of the key themes presented in […more]

Cognitive Dissonance Theory

Dec 5, 2017 | | 22 comments

MCAT Foundational Concept 7A Video Rating: / 5 SUPPORT BFP: http://ur1.ca/ge4h7 TRANSCRIPT AND SOURCES: http://www.corbettreport.com/?p=8926 The theory of cognitive dissonance was first posited by American social psychologist Leon Festinger in 1957 to explain the discomfort and mental stress that we feel when our beliefs, ideals or values don’t match up to reality. Festinger’s theory states […more]

Cognitive Neuroscience of Aesthetics

Dec 1, 2017 | | Say something

Marcos Nadal, PhD., Department of Basic Psychological Research and Research Methods, University of Vienna http://www.minervaberkeley.org/conferences/seeing-knowing-vision-knowledge-cognition-and-aesthetics/2014-speakers1/marcos-nadal/ The hallmarks of true art—few today would deny this—are evident in the European Upper Paleolithic parietal paintings, such as those at Chauvet (dated to around 30.000 years before present), Lascaux (around 17.000) or Altamira (close to 15.000). However, as archaeological […more]

Big Ideas in Cognitive Neuroscience, CNS 2017

Nov 28, 2017 | | 2 comments

Neuroscientist Heather Berlin and psychiatrist George Makari discuss Freud’s ideas in light of recent research. This is an excerpt from “Delving Within: The New Science of the Unconscious” featuring Steve Paulson, Efrat Ginot, Heather Berlin and George Makari. For the video of the complete discussion, see: https://youtu.be/nqiRRqSDzK0 The New York Academy of Sciences October 26, […more]

Cognitive Dissonance

Nov 25, 2017 | | Say something

Cognitive dissonance theory is when someone has conflicting attitudes and behaviors or when they behave in a that is not consistent with their own conceptions of themselves. For example, our video shows Ross feeling very uncomfortable after he has found out Rachel is pregnant, which is because his actions and beliefs are clashing. He believed […more]

Dealing With Cognitive Dissonance In Others And Recognizing It In Yourself

Nov 22, 2017 | | 19 comments

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Cognitive Dissonance Theory

Nov 19, 2017 | | 20 comments

Overview of Cognitive Dissonance Theory: Cognitive Dissonance is defined when one’s attitudes and beliefs conflict or when our behavior conflicts with our attitudes. Because we as humans tend to see ourselves as reasonable, moral, and smart this becomes a problem. Cognitive dissonance always produces discomfort and we always try to reduce it but it is […more]

Cognitive Enhancement Therapy for Schizophrenia

Nov 12, 2017 | | 1 comment

Cognitive Enhancement Therapy is a social-cognitive treatment for people with schizophrenia during their recovery phase who are symptomatically stable. It aims to restore neurocognitive functioning such as attention, memory and problem solving, in turn improves social skills to help those with schizophrenia ease their way back into the community. Cited references: 1. Eack, S. M., […more]