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The Emotional Cut on the Brain - Aaron Wiemeier

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Wired Differently Keynoter Aaron Wiemeier explains why some students tend to repeatedly cycle through the mental health system:

Watch Aaron Wiemeier describe the “emotional cut” on the brain and the implications on healing from trauma. 649 more words


Bioethics for Breakfast: Eye on the Prize: The Goal of Protecting College Football Players' Best Interests

Leonard Fleck, PhD, and Randy Pearson, MD, FAAFP, FACSM, presented at the Bioethics for Breakfast event on May 12, 2016, offering perspective and insight on the topic, “Eye on the Prize: The Goal of Protecting College Football Players’ Best Interests.” 448 more words


Why the Swamp Thing

All pseudonyms are based off a person or character who inspires the interviewee:

Swamp Thing is humble, objective, and does the right thing because he knows it is. 117 more words

Personal Story

NFL's Concussion Issue

National Football League (NFL) games are giants among American sports and the championship game, the super bowl, is the most tuned in sporting event in not only the country, but also the entire world. 395 more words

Brain Trauma

Wow…so little known about it, such a huge and impactful issue.

I have brain trauma…and likely have had (very mild) Reactive Attachment Disorder since my inception.   1,052 more words

Charissa Grace

The Walking CTEs (Culturally Traumatized Els)

Written By: Steven Kennebrew-Turner

~Dub Deuce The Poet~


In recent conversations, I’ve been asked about the condition of the mind that makes a people (particularly those referred to daily as Black People) behave outside of their nature to the point where it is detrimental to the existence of the People. 380 more words

Steven Kennebrew-Turner