|6108||BRAIN WITH A MIND OF ITS OWN, A (RICHARD RESTAK)||BRAIN WITH A MIND OF ITS OWN, A (RICHARD RESTAK)||1992||color||28 min||vhs|| (Upon Reflection series)
Host Marcia Alvar speaks with Richard Restak, neuro-psychiatrist and author, The Brain Has a Mind of Its Own. Dr. Restak believes that anyone in a position to influence public opinion should study the brain. He discusses information bombardment, desensitization; image and ideas and the physical effects on the brain. He also talks about mental illnesses with a physiological basis, the physiological impact of television, neuro-toxicology, brain implants; whimsy and play behavior.