- Topic Areas:
- Couples Conference | Couples Conference 2005
- Helen E. Fisher, PhD
- Audio Only
- Original Program Date :
- Mar 05, 2005
Anthropologist Helen Fisher discusses the brain networks associated with romantic love to explain frustration attraction, abandonment rage, the despair response, love addiction, stalking, love suicide and other phenomena associated with romantic rejection. She concludes that long term use of serotonin-enhancing antidepressants can jeopardize romantic love and attachment to a mate.
- To name the three primary brain systems for mating and reproduction.
- To describe how serotonin-enhancing antidepressants can affect brain pathways to jeopardize feeling of romance and attachment.
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