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The Grieving Brain w/Mary-Frances O'Connor, PhD, Grief Expert, Neuroscientist, Psychologist & Author - EP.202



Feel Good From Within with Yvette Le Blowitz - #SPAITGIRL Podcast EP.202 - The Grieving Brain w/Mary-Frances O'Connor, PhD, Grief Expert, Neuroscientist Psychologist and Author  In The Grieving Brain, renowned grief expert and neuroscientist Mary-Frances O'Connor, PhD shares groundbreaking discoveries about what happens in our brain when we grieve, providing a new paradigm for understanding love, loss and learning. For as long as humans have existed, we have struggled when a loved one dies. Poets and playwrights have written about the dark cloak of grief, the deep yearning, how devastating heartache feels. But until now, we have had little scientific perspective on this universal experience. Mary-Frances O'Connor,PhD, has devoted decades to researching the effects of grief on the brain and in her book The Grieving Brain, she makes cutting-edge neuroscience accessible through her contagious enthusiasm, and guides us through how we encode love and grief. With love, our neurons help us form attachments to other