Posted in Parental Alienation & Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Neuroimaging — Department of Psychiatry

We can measure brain activity in the millisecond time scale using either magnetoencephalography (MEG) or electroencephalography (EEG). These methods record the magnetic fields or electrical currents that result from communication between groups of brain cells. Using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) we are able to measure brain structure, activity, and chemical composition. With positron emission tomography (PET) we investigate the action of drugs in the brains of patients and other volunteers.

Our research groups are currently running studies into many disorders including: autism spectrum disorder, Alzheimer’s disease, depression, motor neuron disease, Parkinson’s disease, schizophrenia, gambling problems, as well as investigating many aspects of healthy brain function, including memory and face processing.

https://www.psych.ox.ac.uk/research/neuroimaging

Advertisements

Author:

Currently studying Psychotherapy , Cognitive psychology, Biological psychology, Counselling psychology and CBT. I believe in truth, honesty and integrity! ≧◔◡◔≦

One thought on “Neuroimaging — Department of Psychiatry

Leave a Reply, All comments will be moderated - Many thanks for your contribution

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.