(C02) Genes, Neurons & Glia: The wonders of the social brain
This module Genes, Neurons & Glia: The Wonders of the Social Brain presented by Dr. Pieter Rossouw, a psychologist and educator in the field of neuropsychotherapy. In this module Dr. Rossouw describes some fundamental genetics, the impact of the environment on gene expression and the role of glia cells in neural communication networks. Dr. Rossouw also covers some basic principles of neuroanatomy.
This is the second module of our 13 core courses and is designed to give you some basic understanding of brain function before going on to more advanced topics. The module is recommended as 1 unit of continuing education or professional development and should take you about an hour to work through.