From language to laughter and back again
In the Centre's latest Transformation Seminar, Sophie Scott, Director of the UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, examines why social networks are critical for human wellbeing. This event took place in July 2021.
Childhood Trauma and the brain
Professor Eamon McCrory describes how childhood trauma, in the form of abuse and neglect, can lead to alterations in the brain. This event took place in March 2021.
Me and my Markov blanket
Professor Karl Friston discusses how the physics of selfhood can lead to the kind of interactions that underwrite interpersonal exchange and possibly selfhood. This event took place in February 2021.
Social justice, health equity and Covid-19
In the first of our second series of Transformation Seminars, Sir Michael Marmot discusses why reducing health inequalities is a matter of social justice. This event took place in December 2020.
Social relationships & their impact on mental health & wellbeing
Professor Louise Arseneault discusses social relationships and their impact on mental health and wellbeing. This event took place in January 2021.