Understanding Motivation: Building the Brain Architecture That Supports Learning, Health, and Community Participation
December 13, 2018
This Working Paper from the National Scientific Council on the Developing Child explains the science behind motivation–the “wanting” system and the “liking” system–as well as how those systems develop, and how that development can be disrupted. It also dives into the implications of the science for parents, caregivers, and teachers, as well as policy and public systems.
September 16, 2016
Professor Warren Binford, a Fulbright scholar and law professor, is presenting on September 19 from 9:30-11:30am at Mount Royal University.
July 25, 2016
Fulbright Canada and the Palix Foundation’s Alberta Family Wellness Initiative would like to welcome the recipients of the Fulbright Canada-Palix Foundation Distinguished Research Chairs in Brain Science, and Child and Family Health and Wellness for 2016-2017: Dr. Patrick J. Carnes, Dr. Lloyd 'Chip' A. Taylor and Dr. John P. Ziker.