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Hand Model of the Brain - Part 2 with Delaine Tiniakos-Doran

Delaine Tiniakos-Doran breaks down world famous neuro scientist Dr Daniel Siegel ‘s Hand Model of the metaphor – “The Hand Model of the Brain” the closed fist represents the regulated brain – when we make our most effective decisions - with the amygdala, pre frontal cortex and brain stem connected. When we are aroused or angry – we ‘Flip Our Lids’ , the fingers raise and our pre frontal cortex and amygdala disconnect.

Delaine Tiniakos-Doran is a community organizer, with certifications in Movement for Trauma as well as trauma-informed yoga. Her areas of work and interest are in trauma therapy through movement, meaningful community engagement methods, and community-led development.

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