The Motivated Brain

Understanding the Pursuit of Goals

Elliot Berkman, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Oregon and Director of the Oregon Social and Affective Neuroscience lab.


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About The Motivated Brain

The mission of “The Motivated Brain” is to keep you informed about new and exciting results from neuroscience research that apply to motivation, and to explain how those findings can improve how you set and pursue goals in your daily life.

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Let It Go!

It can take a radical reboot to get past old hurts and injustices.

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