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Meditation and the Brain: Applications in Basic and Clinical Science

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Course DatesWeeksMeeting TimesStatusInstructor(s)CRN
June 23, 2014 - August 08, 20147M,W 8:30A-12:20POpenWilloughby Britton, Catherine Kerr, Jacob Davis60047

Course Description

This class is a detailed exploration of the most recent neuroscientific research of meditation. The course explores the cognitive, affective, and neurophysiological effects of meditation practices with reference to their clinical applications in health, psychiatry and medicine. Current methodological challenges and directions for future research will also be explored.