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Neuropsychology

Neuropsychology is a branch of psychology that is chiefly concerned with how the physical and chemical processes occurring in the brain affect the cognition and behavior of an individual. Many neuropsychologists focus on how injuries and illnesses that affect the brain can alter behavioral patterns and cognitive functions, diagnosing and treating such disorders with the help of a variety of neurological assessments and tests. We’ve started gathering valuable information on this topic, but haven’t yet curated the findings.

Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain: How a New Science Reveals Our Extraordinary Potential to Transform Ourselves

In this fascinating and far-reaching book, Newsweek science writer Sharon Begley reports on how cutting-edge science and the ancient wisdom of Buddhism have come together to reveal that, contrary to popular belief, we have the power to literally change our brains by changing our minds.

Bouncing Back: Rewiring Your Brain for Maximum Resilience and Well-Being

Resilience is the ability to face and handle life’s challenges, whether everyday disappointments or extraordinary disasters. While resilience is innate in the brain, over time we learn unhelpful patterns, which then become fixed in our neural circuitry.

Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom

If you change your brain, you can change your life. Great teachers like the Buddha, Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, and Gandhi were all born with brains built essentially like anyone else’s―and then they changed their brains in ways that changed the world.

The Mindful Therapist: A Clinician’s Guide to Mindsight and Neural Integration

Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., an internationally recognized expert on mindfulness and therapy, brings mindfulness techniques to your psychotherapeutic work with clients. An integrated state of mindful awareness is crucial to achieving mental health.

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