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Training brain patterns of empathy using functional brain imaging

Training brain patterns of empathy using functional brain imaging | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
An unprecedented research conducted by a group of neuroscientists has demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to train brain patterns associated with empathic feelings – more specifically, tenderness. The research showed that volunteers who received neurofeedback about their own brain activity patterns
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Area of the brain that processes empathy identified

Area of the brain that processes empathy identified | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Study provides the first evidence suggesting that the empathy deficits in patients with brain damage to the anterior insular cortex are surprisingly similar to the empathy deficits found in several psychiatric diseases, including autism spectrum...
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Neuroscientists Discover Roots Of Empathy: What Part Of The Brain Helps Us Feel For Others?

Neuroscientists Discover Roots Of Empathy: What Part Of The Brain Helps Us Feel For Others? | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Researchers from the Max Planck Institute discover how the supramarginal gyrus helps us distinguish our own emotional state from that of others and so enables us to feel empathy.
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