Learning Exercise

How the Brain Works

View the section on how the brain works and post to the forum. Did anything surprise you? Is knowing this information relevant to your practice?
Course: AS 101 Neuroscience for Non-Medical Practitioners

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View the presentation on how the brain works. Post your response to the following questions to the Forum: Did anything about how the brain works surprise you? Is knowing about brain function relevant to your practice? How?


Brain, neurons, communication, anatomy

Type of Task

Learning Objectives

Identify the basic parts of the brain and neurons Know how brain cells communicate