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Functional Organization and Neuroanatomy of
Brain and Mind

FUNCTIONAL NEUROANATOMY

Brain Overview: Neuroanatomy of Mind

The Right Hemisphere: Awareness, Emotional Intelligence...

The Left Hemisphere: Language & Verbal Consciousness...

The Limbic System: Emotion, Sex, Hunger, Rage, Memory...

Limbic Language & Social Emotional Development

The Basal Ganglia: Movement, Motor Functioning....

The Frontal Lobes: Senior Executive of the Brain & Personality

The Parietal Lobes: Body Image, Hand-in-Visual/Space, Language

The Temporal Lobes: Language, Memory, Emotion, Vision


FUNCTIONAL BRAIN MAPS

Brain Maps: Interactive Functional Localization Brain Maps

Brain Map I: Left Cerebral Hemisphere - Functional Localization

Brain Map II: Right Cerebral Hemisphere - Functional Localization

Brain Map III: Medial (Split-Brain) Cerebral Hemisphere - Functional Localization

Brain Map IV: Limbic System - Functional Localization

Brain Map V: Basal Ganglia - Functional Localization

Brain Atlas 1: Comparative Neuroanatomy

Brain Atlas 2: The Hemispheres & Lobes of the Brain

Brain Atlas 3: The Intra-Hemispheric Pathways


NEURONS & NEOCORTEX

The Neocortex

Brain Communicates In Analog And Digital Modes Simultaneously

Neurons that Form Categories

How The Neuron Sprouts Its Branches

Neuroplasticitty & Electrical Synapses

"Social Networking" In Neurons: ReWiring the Brain

Specialized Neurons Focus On Novel Sounds

Protein Regulation of Electrical Synapses,

Higher Cognition & Slow vs Fast Nerve Firing,

Synaptic Connections & Competition: The Developing Brain

Disconnection Syndromes & the Conscious Mind

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BRAINSTEM, CEREBELLUM, BASAL GANGLIA, THALAMUS

Brainstem: Functional Neuroanatomy

Pons

The Medulla

The Midbrain

The Midbrain Responds to Food

Cerebellum: Functional Neuroanatomy

Basal Ganglia: Movement, Emotion...

The Caudate Nucleus

The Head of the Caudate

The Tail of the Caudate

The Putamen

The Globus Palidus

The Lateral Globus Pallidus

The Medial Globus Pallidus

Nucleus Accumbens

Dopamine & Amphetamine

Dopamine Neurons

Dopamine & Pleasure

Thalamus


LIMBIC SYSTEM: HYPOTHALAMUS, AMYGDALA, HIPPOCAMPUS, SEPTAL N., CINGULATE

Limbic System Primer

Limbic System Overview

Limbic Language

Olfactory Bulbs & Olfactory Limbic System

The Olfactory Limbic System

Olfactory Neurons

Hypothalamus

Amygdala

Homicidal HyperSexuality (Amygdala Seizures)--Mother Sexually Assaulted & Killed by Son.

Charles Whitman: The Amygdala & Mass Murder

The Uncus of the Temporal Lobe

Amygdala Shrinks in Autism

Autism & the Amygdala: Fewer Neurons

Amygdala Neurons Promote Flocking in Birds

Left Amygdala in Manic-Depressive Youths Becomes Hyperactivated and Misreads Facial Emotions

Sex Differences in the Human Amygdala

The Limbic/Amygdala Striatum

Hippocampus

Hippocampus, Amygdala, Memory, Amnesia, & Neural Networks

The Hippocampal Entorhinal Area

Amygdala and Hippocampus: Anticipation Plays A Powerful Role In Human Memory

Hippocampus & Alcohol

Neocortex Calls Upon the Hippocampus, To Retrieve Memories, During Sleep,

Neocortex "Drives" Hippocampus During Dream Sleep

The Cingulate Gyrus

Obessions, Compulsions? Anterior Cingulate Reacts to Costly Mistakes

Adrenal Circadian 'Clock' Keeps Brain & Body In Synch

Unconscious: the Limbic System & the Unconscious


THE PRIMARY RECEIVING AREAS

The Primary Auditory Receiving Area

The Primary Motor Expressive Area

The Primary Somesthetic/Body Information Receiving Area

The Primary Visual Receiving Areas


LOBES OF THE BRAIN: FRONTAL, PARIETAL, OCCIPITAL, TEMPORAL

The Frontal Lobes
Frontal Lobe Psychopathology

The Left Frontal Lobe

Broca's Expressive Speech Area

Right Frontal Emotional-Melodic Speech Area

Frontal Lobes & Arousal

Frontal Lobes: Movement & Motor Functioning

T he Frontal Motor Areas Controlling Movement

Frontal Eye Fields Controlling Gaze & Visual Attention

Medial Frontal Lobes

Frontal Lobe & Intelligence

The Frontal-Temporal Lobes

The Orbital Frontal Lobes

Parietal Lobes: Functional Neuroanatomy

Area 5 of the Parietal Lobes: Functional Neuroanatomy

Area 7 of the Parietal Lobes: Functional Neuroanatomy

The Angular Gyrus

The Inferior Parietal Lobe & Angular Gyrus: Language & Naming

The Knowing Hand: Counting, Naming, Writing....

The Body Image & Hand in Space

The Right Inferior Parietal Lobe: Visual Space.

Temporal Lobes: Functional Neuroanatomy

Wernicke's Receptive Language Area

Right Temporal Emotional-Language Receiving Area

The Inferior Temporal Lobes

The Tight Inferior Temporal Lobes Visual Space

Autism & Temporal - Frontal Neural Communication

Occipital Lobe: Functional Neuroanatomy

The Right Occipital Lobe

Visual Association Areas

Chemical Signaling Regulates Visual & Sensory Neural-Map Formation In The Brain,

How the Brain Builds Visual Circuits,

The Colorful Brain Of The Beholder: Color!

Blind Sight

Face It: Fusiform Face Area Responds To Cars, Animals

Face It! The Brain is Wired To Recognize Faces


LEFT & RIGHT HEMISPHERE & SPLIT BRAIN

Right Hemisphere: Functional Neuroanatomy

Right Brain Awareness

Right Hemisphere Language

Left Hemisphere: Functional Neuroanatomy

Language, Emotion & Reversed Cerebral Dominance

Split-Brain: Two Minds-Two Brains

Split-Brain Patient

Alien hand

Corpus Callosum, Interhemispheric Fibers




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