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Beautiful Mind, Fact or Fiction?

Saya baru saja menyelesaikan episode terakhir drama korea berjudul Beautiful Mind. Drama ini menceritakan tentang seorang neurosurgeon yang menderita antisocial disorder karena mengalami trauma di frontal lobenya. 606 more words

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21st August 2016 - On Tests

For the majority of people the tests that they do at school are the easiest they will ever experience.  Real tests are much harder – they are not something a person agrees to enter, there is no preparation and, seemingly, they are not something that they have a natural aptitude for. 1,138 more words

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An Anthropologist On Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales


An Anthropologist On Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales by Oliver Sacks

Synopsis: Detailed and fascinating portraits of seven neurological patients, including a surgeon consumed by the compulsive tics of Tourette’s syndrome unless he is operating; an artist who loses all sense of color in a car accident, but finds a new sensibility and creative power in black and white; and an autistic professor who cannot decipher the simplest social exchange between humans, but has built a career out of her intuitive understanding of animal behavior. 45 more words

Psychology

The Organised Mind, by Daniel Levitin.

Multi tasking is not actual multi tasking. It is switching attention from one task to another very quickly. Our brains are bad at doing this, and the more we do it the less well we perform. 135 more words

Psychology

On Miracles

So the miracle that I wanted to happen didn’t happen – I didn’t get to see the doctor I wanted to see  and, rather grudgingly, I have to accept that G-d works in mysterious ways, of which I am never going to understand. 881 more words

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What is a Clinical Neuropsychologist?

–By Jason Swift

Jerry’s father was not himself. He became confused easily and was no longer leading conversations or coming up with witty retorts. He had great difficulty remembering things he normally retained easily, like current events and sports results. 426 more words

Psychology