Healing the Brain with Familiar Stories

neuro.RAPT continues its exclusive four part bi-weekly docu-byte series on Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (“TBI”) for both our veteran and civilian population.

led by Dr. Theresa Pape, a clinical neuroscientist at the Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital and Research Associate Professor at Northwestern University.

In this next episode, we explore how the brain heals after a severe TBI.

1) How does the brain repair itself after a severe Traumatic Brain Injury (“TBI”)?
2) What is neural plasticity?
3) How do familiar stories told by familiar voices heal the brain?