For the past two or more decades we have been taught that the brain is an inflexible machine incapable of change once programmed at an early age, and if damaged, it has little chance of recovery.
But this limiting theory is being actively challenged on many fronts through the new science of neuroplasticity.
Canadian psychiatrist and best-selling author Dr. Norman Doidge is at the forefront of this change of thought. Scheduled to come out next week is his new book on the subject. The Brain’s Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity.Continue Reading