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How Your Brain Copes with Grief

Lecture no. 20 from the course: Your Best Brain

How Your Brain Copes with Grief

Taught by Professor John Medina | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Why do we grieve the loss of loved ones? Is there an evolutionary reason for it? And why does grief leave some people devastated while others move on quickly? Explore these questions and more. Also, learn strategies from brain science for dealing with—and helping others deal with—the pain of great loss.


November 30, 2017