18 episodes

The Everyday Neuro podcast series with Dr Janine Cooper provides knowledge and inspiration to everyone and anyone interested in the fascinating fields of neuroscience, neuropsychology and the human brain.
Developed to incorporate information and interviews with experts in the field, the podcasts cover a diverse range of topics from memory and cognition to trauma, brain injury and wellbeing. Janine will guide you through the current research and help you to develop greater understanding of the human brain and its functions.
Whether you already have experience, or want to start on your journey into understanding the human brain and how it affects our psychology and behaviour, then the Everyday Neuro podcast series has something to offer you.

Everyday Neuro: Psychology and Neuroscience Podcast Series Dr Janine Cooper: Cognitive Psychologist, Neuroscientist, Neuropsychology,

    • Life Sciences
    • 4.5 • 25 Ratings

The Everyday Neuro podcast series with Dr Janine Cooper provides knowledge and inspiration to everyone and anyone interested in the fascinating fields of neuroscience, neuropsychology and the human brain.
Developed to incorporate information and interviews with experts in the field, the podcasts cover a diverse range of topics from memory and cognition to trauma, brain injury and wellbeing. Janine will guide you through the current research and help you to develop greater understanding of the human brain and its functions.
Whether you already have experience, or want to start on your journey into understanding the human brain and how it affects our psychology and behaviour, then the Everyday Neuro podcast series has something to offer you.

    The Art of Relaxation - Learn Effective Ways to Reduce Tension and Anxiety

    The Art of Relaxation - Learn Effective Ways to Reduce Tension and Anxiety

    In Episode 17, I discuss the topic of relaxation and how we can engage in breath work to help reduce tension and anxiety. I talk with Tessa Hughes, an experienced mindfulness practitioner about the benefits that mindfulness and meditation can bring to our thinking and wellbeing.

    • 16 min
    Tackling Concussion in High Impact Sport Head On - How Technology is Guiding Players, Parents and the Future of Safe Play

    Tackling Concussion in High Impact Sport Head On - How Technology is Guiding Players, Parents and the Future of Safe Play

    In Episode 16, I discuss advances in research and technology that are attempting to improve the safety of playing high impact adult and youth sports. I talk with Damien Hawes about an innovative mouth guard developed by HITIQ that has the potential to further our understanding of the effects of high level impacts during sport on our brain health and cognition. I also talk about the role neuropsychologists play in a world of virtual reality and cutting edge technology.

    • 23 min
    The Truth About Stroke – A Family’s Journey of Resilience, Humour and Recovery

    The Truth About Stroke – A Family’s Journey of Resilience, Humour and Recovery

    In Episode 15 Part 2, I discuss some of the symptoms of stroke including coordination and communication issues, and explain how this is organised in the brain. I complete my interview with Cassie Watson, who explains how stroke has affected her Dad’s abilities and how humour and resilience has helped shape a new future for Paul and his family. I also provide some information and links to apps and therapy tools for people living with stroke to aid recovery and enhance quality of life.

    • 24 min
    The Truth About Stroke – A Family’s Journey of Resilience, Humour and Recovery

    The Truth About Stroke – A Family’s Journey of Resilience, Humour and Recovery

    In Episode 15 Part 1, I discuss what is stroke, how to identify the potential signs of stroke and that ‘time is brain’. I share with you the latest strategies to treat stroke including the use of mobile stroke units. We will look at stroke from the viewpoint of those who have been affected by it and in part 1 of a 2-part interview, I talk with Cassie Watson, who courageously shares her Dad’s experience of stroke and what it was like to go through such a traumatic event as a family.

    • 18 min
    Hitting the Reset Button - The Benefits of Recreational Travel on Our Thinking and Wellbeing, Now and in the Future

    Hitting the Reset Button - The Benefits of Recreational Travel on Our Thinking and Wellbeing, Now and in the Future

    In this episode, I discuss the evidence that shows the huge benefits that recreational travel or taking a holiday can have on your thinking and wellbeing, both at the time of taking a vacation and in the future. I will share with you how even the thought of your next holiday can raise your perceived happiness levels, can build your knowledge and enhance your social skills. This podcast will also look at reasons why people do not take vacations and offers ways to reduce travel anxiety and panic.

    • 16 min
    Is it Ethical? When the Harm Outweighs the Benefit in Psychology Research

    Is it Ethical? When the Harm Outweighs the Benefit in Psychology Research

    In this episode, I introduce the topic of ethical considerations in psychological research and describe past research experiments that are now deemed as potentially harmful. I will be telling you about three famous studies that may make you question not only the impact that taking part in research has on participants, but also on the investigators and how the results are portrayed, with some now the focus of docudramas such as the 2018 movie, Three Identical Strangers.

    • 31 min

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