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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Dr. Amen will show you how the health of your relationships is directly tied to the health of your brain, and that understanding the brain is the missing link to helping couples and families who struggle"--Container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Clear, concise and effective strategies to make your brain great"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Explore natural ways to boost brainpower, attack common brain illnesses like ADD, anxiety and depression, and increase your chances for long-term brain health"--Container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Includes an extra hour of bonus material where Dr. Amen puts 12 people on the couch and answers their specific questions about: Bipolar disorder, ADHD, troubled relationships, supplements vs medication, children and contact sports, and more"--Container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 DVD Amen 2015

Hanson, Rick

Summary: "SEE THROUGH THE LIES YOUR BRAIN TELLS YOU Why is it easier to ruminate over hurt feelings than it is to bask in the warmth of being appreciated? Your brain was wired this way when it evolved, primed to learn quickly from bad experiences, but not so muchfrom the good ones. It's an ancient survival mechanism that turned the brain into Velcro for the negative, but Teflon for the positive. Life...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2013

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Hanson, Rick

Summary: Dr. Rick Hanson shows you how to develop twelve vital inner strengths hardwired into your own nervous system. Then no matter what life throws at you, you'll be able to feel less stressed, pursue opportunities with confidence, and stay calm and centered in the face of adversity.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

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Sacks, Oliver

Summary: Oliver Sacks, a scientist and a storyteller, is beloved by readers for the extraordinary neurological case histories (Awakenings, An Anthropologist on Mars) in which he introduced and explored many now familiar disorders--autism, Tourette's syndrome, face blindness, savant syndrome. He was also a memoirist who wrote with honesty and humor about the remarkable and strange encounters and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "10 brain-based secrets to being thinner, smarter, and happier!"--Container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "10 steps to use your brain to get and keep the body you have always wanted"--Container.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Ananthaswamy, Anil.

Summary: "In the tradition of Oliver Sacks, a tour of the latest neuroscience of schizophrenia, autism, Alzheimer's disease, ecstatic epilepsy, Cotard's syndrome, out-of-body experiences, and other disorders--revealing the awesome power of the human sense of selffrom a master of science journalism Anil Ananthaswamy's extensive in-depth interviews venture into the lives of individuals who offer...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2015

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "The fountain of yourth is between your ears"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Carr, Nicholas G.

Summary: Describes how human thought has been shaped through the centuries by "tools of the mind", from the alphabet to maps, to the printing press, the clock, and the computer. The technologies we use to find, store, and share information can literally reroute our neural pathways. Building on the insights of thinkers from Plato to McLuhan, the author makes a convincing case that every information...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2010

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Church, Dawson

Summary: Every creation begins as a thought, from a symphony to a marriage to an ice cream cone to a rocket launch. When we have an intention, a complex chain of events begins in our brains. Thoughts travel as electrical impulses along neural pathways. When neurons fire together they wire together, creating electromagnetic fields. These fields are invisible energy, yet they influence the molecules of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House 2018

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Forgan, James W.

Contents: The big deal about executive functioning -- General support for executive functioning difficulties -- Holding back impulses -- Keeping information in working memory -- Shifting, being flexible and regulating emotion -- Focusing and self-monitoring -- Not just ordinary organizing -- Managing time -- Taking action -- Sustaining effort -- Planning/problem solving/goal setting/using critical...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Prufrock Press Inc. 2015

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Wang, Sam

Summary: In thirty-six each half hour lectures, Professor Sam Wang explores the science and mystery of the human nervous system, from essential neurochemical and neurobiological processes to the psychological and social constructs they are thought to produce.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.8 NEU

Summary: The question of animal intelligence has been debated for centuries. In recent years, science has come closer to proving that animals think and feel-perhaps not at the level of humans, but in ways that are nevertheless authentic. This classic program brings viewers into the midst of eye-opening zoological, neurological, and psychological research, revealing what many scientists believe to be...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: From the noise of our urban landscape to the musical cocoons created by high-tech devices, sound may be our most lively and versatile interface with the world. This program takes viewers on a sonic odyssey that assesses the frequently overlooked impact of what we hear. Defining the concept of sound, the documentary takes a mind-blowing CGI tour through the human ear and its vibration-decoding...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: Why does tolerance for alcohol differ so widely from person to person? Do genetic factors make alcoholism unavoidable in some people? Should we drink at all? This program searches for answers, following addiction expert Dr. John Marsden as he observes-and participates in-experiments that assess alcohol's neurological and physiological impact. After exploring basic chemical and evolutionary...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: Is the heart more than just a muscular pump? Does it have a neurological importance, or perhaps even a mental or emotional capacity, overlooked by modern science? This program examines controversial theories about the heart emerging from diverse perspectives. Dr. Rollin McCraty of central California's Institute of HeartMath outlines basic ideas of cardiac-related emotional intelligence; Dr....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: Helping children to grow and bloom properly also means taking into account their biological rhythms. This program seeks out holistic approaches to education that more scientifically organize the school day and strike a better balance between intellectual and physical development. Educators, psychologists, a geneticist, a philosopher, and others consider topics such as the times of day when...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: The human nerve center never rests-even during sleep, it works diligently to process and build on the information gathered by our senses. Of course, healthy sleep is only one of many vital ingredients the brain needs to develop and thrive, as this film illustrates in detail. Other factors discussed in the program include ongoing contact with negative (deterring) and positive...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2003

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Summary: Anna was born with a sweet tooth-and as a young woman, created a successful business using it. Her delicious jams and jellies gave pleasure to many, but did they also cause harm? This program explores the way the human body processes food and how its long-term growth and development are shaped by eating habits. Illustrating cellular aging and its relationship to AGEs, or advanced glycation end...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: As amazing as it is complex, the human body is a marvel of biological machinery! This collection of 52 video clips (30 seconds to 2 minutes 30 seconds each) combines high-quality film footage and detailed animations to take a close-up look at the body's building blocks, the architecture of the body, the nervous system, the five senses, blood circulation, respiration and nutrition, and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2011

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Summary: Is the most exhilarating of human emotions simply nature's way of keeping our species alive and reproducing? This program studies the behavior of men and women as they experience the magical feeling of attraction; it also presents a lively look at what happens inside a love-struck brain. Commentary from renowned anthropologist Dr. Helen Fisher reveals the significance of vocal cords, sense of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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