TOTAL BRAIN

SOCIAL CONNECTIVITY IN THE COVID ERA - Professor Shelley Carson PhD

April 04, 2020 Dr Evian Gordon PhD. MD. Season 1 Episode 16
TOTAL BRAIN
SOCIAL CONNECTIVITY IN THE COVID ERA - Professor Shelley Carson PhD
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TOTAL BRAIN
SOCIAL CONNECTIVITY IN THE COVID ERA - Professor Shelley Carson PhD
Apr 04, 2020 Season 1 Episode 16
Dr Evian Gordon PhD. MD.

Dr. Shelley Carson PhD is a Harvard-trained psychologist; she continues to lecture and conduct research in the Harvard Department of Psychology.  She is also member of Harvard's Mind, Brain, and Behavior Program and a founding member of the Brain Health Initiative. Her research on resilience and creativity has been published widely in peer-reviewed journals, and she is well-known internationally as an expert in the field of creativity. She has served as a Subject Matter expert for the U.S. Department of Defense on Resilience projects, and she in the author of several critically acclaimed books, including Your Creative Brain. Recently, Dr. Carson has extended her resilience work to study the importance of social connectedness and social support for brain health and stress management. And that's what she will be talking about with us today. 

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Dr. Shelley Carson PhD is a Harvard-trained psychologist; she continues to lecture and conduct research in the Harvard Department of Psychology.  She is also member of Harvard's Mind, Brain, and Behavior Program and a founding member of the Brain Health Initiative. Her research on resilience and creativity has been published widely in peer-reviewed journals, and she is well-known internationally as an expert in the field of creativity. She has served as a Subject Matter expert for the U.S. Department of Defense on Resilience projects, and she in the author of several critically acclaimed books, including Your Creative Brain. Recently, Dr. Carson has extended her resilience work to study the importance of social connectedness and social support for brain health and stress management. And that's what she will be talking about with us today.