|Dr Candace Pert
didn’t matter if you were a lab rat, a first lady, or a dope addict, everyone had the exact same mechanism in the brain
for creating bliss.
Dr Candace Pert, is a psychopharmacologist who discovered and mapped the brain’s opiate receptors that led to the
discovery of endorphins. Her
book Molecules of Emotion: The Science Behind Bodymind Medicine has made accessible her groundbreaking theories
on consciousness, neuropeptides and reality. She has lectured worldwide on these and other subjects, including her understanding of
emotions and mind-body communication. She featured in the film What the Bleep Do We Know!?
Assess your EQ strengths.
Cells that fire together, wire together.
|Professor Antonio Damasio
‘Emotions and feelings are not a luxury, they
are a means of communicating our states of mind to others. But they are also a way of guiding our own judgments and decisions.
Emotions bring the body into the loop of reason.’
is an internationally recognized leader in neuroscience for his work on the powerful role of emotions in life. He leads the Brain and Creativity Unit at Southern California University.
Read article - Review of Damasio's Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain, 1994 in the Times Literary Supplement,
August 25, 1995, pp. 3-4.