Down and Out in Children’s Schools

How Poverty and Stress Affect Brain Development of Children and Impact Learning and Behavior in School by Warrington S. Parker, Jr., PhD, and Brenda A. Parker Teachers in schools with students living in prolonged poverty often get frustrated. In areas … READ MORE>>

DR. IAIN McGILCHRIST ON THE DIVIDED BRAIN

Q&A with Iain McGilchrist by Margaret Emory How many times have you been told, “Oh you’re such a left-brain person,” meaning you think logically, are good with numbers, very analytical and so on? And upon hearing that summation, you long … READ MORE>>

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WHAT FATHERHOOD DOES TO MEN’S BRAINS

Becoming a mother is a life-changing event, bringing out hormones and natural tendencies in a woman that help prepare her during the nine months until the child is born. Nature has ensured that women are ready when the baby finally … READ MORE>>