Names are:                           Dopamine                           NorepinephrineChemicals that float inbetween you...
   Dopamine     Helps you pay attention     Gets you moving     Involved when you’re happy and when you get      rewar...
   Norepinephrine     Helps you wake up     Gives you energy     Makes your heart beat faster & raises your blood     ...
   Serotonin     Can make us sleepy (regulates our body clock)     Gives us self-confidence     Makes us hungry
Presentation on the_brain_and_neurotransmitters
Presentation on the_brain_and_neurotransmitters
Presentation on the_brain_and_neurotransmitters
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Dr. Mill's presenation to Mrs. O'Gorman's Enrichment Class about the brain.

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Presentation on the_brain_and_neurotransmitters

  1. 1. Names are:  Dopamine  NorepinephrineChemicals that float inbetween your neurons in  Serotoninyour brain that affectyour thoughts, feelingsand behaviors. And Finally…
  2. 2.  Dopamine  Helps you pay attention  Gets you moving  Involved when you’re happy and when you get rewarded  Either increases or decreases activity level ▪ May be involved in ADHD (too much) and Parkinson’s disease (too little)
  3. 3.  Norepinephrine  Helps you wake up  Gives you energy  Makes your heart beat faster & raises your blood pressure (fight or flight)
  4. 4.  Serotonin  Can make us sleepy (regulates our body clock)  Gives us self-confidence  Makes us hungry

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