Episode 122: Cognitive Flexibility

The EMJ Podcast: Insights For Healthcare Professionals

Nov 11 2022 • 43 mins

Host Jonathan Sackier is joined by Steven Laureys, acclaimed neurologist, Founding Director of the GIGA Consciousness Research Unit, Liège University Hospital, Belgium, and Associate Professor at the CERVO Research Centre, Laval University, Québec, Canada. They discuss human consciousness, the ability of the brain to adapt in different situations, and the power of meditation.

Steven Laureys' Website: https://www.drstevenlaureys.org/

The No-Nonsense Meditation Book: https://www.blinkist.com/en/books/the-no-nonsense-meditation-book-en

Interview with Steven Laureys and Matthieu Ricard: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ALsGqR1PHA

Ted Talk - Consciousness in Babies: https://www.ted.com/talks/steven_laureys_consciousness_in_babies

Ted Talk - Brain Concussion: Shake It and You Break It: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nBqLwg2Eug&ab_channel=TEDxTalks

Ted Talk - From Brain to Consciousness: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Qqc_wJS6-Q&ab_channel=TEDxTalks