Dr. Schwartz: the bendable brain

Cognitive Daily links to a Discover article about 10 remaining mysteries of the brain, a subject I'm sure that we'll hear more about from Jeffrey Schwartz's Mind and Brain session at the ideaFestival.

What is the mind and where is it located?

Can our meaning-making mind affect brain structure and functioning? As a research psychiatrist at UCLA, Schwartz believes that it can and does, and has developed cognitive therapy processes, for example, to help people with obsessive compulsive disorder manage their lives.

This session is free to anyone who might like to attend, but be sure to reserve your events passes, which are required for all events.