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Neuroscience, learning & Feldenkrais

Dr. Merzenich speaks about Neuroscience, Learning and the Feldenkrais Method® In a recent interview Dr. Merzenich, neuroscientist, discusses the ways in which his understanding of how to enhance movement and learning is consistent with the Feldenkrais Method. Watch the interview Dr. Merzenich will give a keynote address On the path to integrated recoveries: Brain plasticity […]

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Tell-tale brain Ramachandran

Leonard Lopate talks with Dr V. S. Ramachandran on WNYC (public radio station in New York City) about his new book The tell-tale brain: A neuroscientist’s quest for what makes us human. Like Oliver Sacks and Norman Doige, Ramachandran uses case studies to explain how our brain evolves, develops and changes. I enjoyed listening to […]

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What causes Fibromyalgia?

What causes fibromyalgia? The short answer is ‘We don’t know’. A longer explanation is based on our understanding of how we sense and process pain and other sensations. In Pain is in your brain I introduced pain and that it is the result of your brain processing information and sensations and giving them meaning. Sometimes […]

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