How Brain Function is Related to Physical Activity? Medical Psychologist Dmytro Vakulenko Will Tell at Brain Ukraine 2021 How Brain Function is Related to Physical Activity? Medical Psychologist Dmytro Vakulenko Will Tell at Brain Ukraine 2021

Why is it so difficult to acquire new knowledge as an adult? How to improve brain performance and existing skills through exercise?

Medical psychologist, member of the Association of Neuropsychologists of Ukraine Dmytro Vakulenko will talk about this on October 12 at Brain Ukraine 2021.

The speaker will cover the topic “Physical activity and brain functions: Reasons not to neglect physical training”. Presentation will consist of theoretical and practical parts.

In the theoretical part, the specialist will address the following key points:

  • features of the brain;

  • optimization and restructuring of biological neural networks, improving their functionality;

  • what are neurogenesis and neuroplasticity and their role in mastering new knowledge and skills.

In the practical part of his speech, Dmytro will show exercises that improve brain energy supply, interhemispheric interaction and the work of the frontal structures, thus helping to better self-organize, develop the speed of information processing, and normalize the periods of sleep and waking up.

The speaker will share a personal story on how training helped him to feel better with concussion, stuttering and spasms on the right side of the body.

Dmytro is a neuropsychologist at NBB Center for Corrective and Family Neuropsychology. He is a co-founder of Nacahlo psychological center, as well as a methodologist at Briolight.

The speaker specializes in brain training issues and conducts trainings on the development of social and communication skills.


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