Human Connectome Projects maps the brain

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The Human Connectome Project is enabling us to see how the brain communicates within itself. The connection between neurons and between areas of the brain demonstrates how mental processes, such as cognition, emotion, mood and behavior really work. This study will bring a new focus to neurological function, brain injury, brain plasticity and to an expanded view of mental health disorders.

Click here is read a brief summary of the project in Discovery magazine. And, stay aware of this project as it will continue to provide us with new knowledge about the brain and its functions.

http://discovermagazine.com/2013/jan-feb/36-new-project-maps-the-wiring-of-the-mind#.UQqV4ZHmVKJ

 

Tag lines: Human Connectome Project, how the brain works, brain plasticity, recovery from brain injury, cognition, the b rain and behavior

About Rolf Gainer Ph.D.

Dr. Rolf Gainer is the founder of the Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute at Brookhaven Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma as well as the Neurological Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario, in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Gainer is a psychologist with more than twenty-five years of experience in the treatment and rehabilitation of individuals with brain injuries and a dual diagnosis. Dr. Gainer has designed and operated innovative rehabilitation programs in the United States and Canada for individuals who have been regarded as difficult to serve. He is currently involved in conducting two outcome studies related to the long-term issues faced by individuals with brain injuries and a dual diagnosis. He has presented papers throughout the United States and Canada in many professional conferences and educational forums.
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