Depression Causes

The Divided Brain

With the aid of rapid-fire animation, this video on the divided brain illustrates part of a lecture by psychiatrist Iain McGilchrist, author of The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World. McGilchrist describes the right and left sides of the brain as helping us navigate two different dimensions of experience but not according to the oversimplified older model of analytical versus intuitive capabilities. Instead of looking at what […] Read the rest»