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What part of the limbic system is associated with deep emotions and fear?

Amygdala

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What part of the limbic system is associated with memory storage of emotions?

Hippocampus

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What part of the limbic system is associated with sensory data processing?

Anterior thalamic nuclei

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What part of the brain is the control center for the ANS and survival function?

Hypothalamus

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What part of the brain is responsible for motor movements, coordination and balance?

Cerebellum

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What part of the brain is responsible for regulation of the cycle of sleep and wakefulness?

Reticular activating system (RAS)

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What part does the pituitary receive info from?

Hypothalamus

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What is the order of activation during fight flight response?

Thalamus, amydala to hippocampus to hypothalamus, hypothalmus-pituitary axis.

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What part of the brain receives sensory information?

Anterior parietal lobe

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What part of the brain processes motor neuron info

Posterior frontal lobes

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What are association neurons

Make connection between sensory and motor neurons

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What is the chain of events of action potentials (nerve impulses ) called ?

Depolarization

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What two terms define the process of making a brainwave

EPSP (excitatory post synaptic potential) IPSP (inhibitory post synaptic potential)

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Are brainwaves a direct measurement of action potentials?

No they are the byproduct of EPSP's and IPSP's.

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How does Prozac,Paxil and Zoloft work?

By plugging the channels to allow serotonin to stay in the synapse

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What supplements should not be taken with SSRI's

St. John's wart or 5-HTP

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What does rCBF stand for

Regional cerebral blood flow

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What area of the brain may have decreases activity in someone with depression?

Left frontal cortex

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Which hemisphere is often the dominant hemisphere?

Left hemisphere

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What part of the brain may have an increase in activist ion in someone with anxiety

Rt anterior prefrontal cortex and right parietal lobe

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What side does language reside on?

Left hemisphere

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TBI on right may cause what symptoms?

Personality changes, visiospatial organization issues, temper,impulsivity and poor organization.

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TBI On the left may cause what symptoms?

Language problems, lack of spontaneous speech, difficulty retrieving words, aphasia,par aphasia, agraphia, alexia, and or problems with with logic, math and judgement.

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With regards to the 10/20 system what side are odd numbers in?

Left

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10/20 system what does F sat and for?

Frontal lobes

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In 10/20 system what does Fp stand for?

Frontal poles

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In 10/20 system what does T stand for?

temporal lobes

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In 10/20 system that does O stand for

Occipital lobe

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In 10/20 system what does p stand for

Parietal lobes

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In 10/20 system what does c stand for?

Central and sensorimotor cortex