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Lunch & Learn: Teens, Brains, and Drugs
PLEASE NOTE: Out of concern for the health of our guests and our community, and following the City of San Antonio's recommendation to postpone events...

What:

Lunch & Learn: Teens, Brains, and Drugs

When:

Friday, 23 October, 2020 11:15 am

Who:

Judith Grisel, PhD

Where:

The Argyle Club, Slick-Urschel Room
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Past Events

ONLINE EVENT: How Isolation Impacts Addiction

Isolation impacts us all, but what happens when it’s compounded with managing an addiction? While routines are disrupted, we may find ourselves more vulnerable to falling into old habits – or developing new ones. In this session, neuroscientist and recovering addict, Dr. Judith Grisel (Bucknell), will help you understand the impact isolation has on addiction […]

ONLINE EVENT: Good Decision Making in the Age of Coronavirus

You may find it hard to make good decisions right now, and you’re not alone. There are several factors that come together that cause this difficulty. There is a real and present threat in the world. There is a lot of uncertainty. Your habits have all been disrupted. In this session, Dr. Markman wants to […]

2020 Menagerie of Marvels Gala – SOLD OUT

SOLD OUT! The 2020 Mind Science annual gala theme is “Menagerie of Marvels…Carnival of Wonders at the Argyle.” Experience the sights and sounds of an vintage carnival, enjoy delicious food and drink, and partake in the evening’s entertaining games, including our famous “Tom Slick Treasure Hunt.” Your support of Mind Science allows us to fund […]

Synesthesia: Where Arts and Science Collide

NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FULL. NO RESERVATIONS OR TICKETS REMAIN. People with synesthesia experience the ordinary world in extraordinary ways. For some people each letter has its own distinct color; for others, words have tastes, the sequence of numbers glide through space, or music is an animated spectacle. In this talk, Dr. Jamie Ward (University […]

Lunch & Learn: Friendship and Your Brain

Enjoy a delicious lunch in the intimate surroundings of the Argyle Club, while learning how to best support the development of healthy social relationships for yourself and those you care about.  We all need friends. Deeper and more numerous friendships promote health, well-being, survival, and even financial success. By contrast, social exclusion and loneliness evoke […]

The Neuroscience of Friendship

We all need friends. Deeper and more numerous friendships promote health, well-being, survival, and even financial success. By the same token, social exclusion and the loss of social partners result in feelings similar to physical pain. Impairments in the ability or motivation to connect with others profoundly impact the lives of individuals with neurodevelopmental and […]

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