Liar, liar brain’s on fire!


Lying repeatedly about Brexit is affecting your brain! It began with a wave of cognitive dissonance that swept the country in the run up to the Referendum last year as tribal political allegiances were shattered. It continued in the aftermath of a Leave victory with an outbreak of amygdala hijacks in which the Remain voters expressed … Continue reading Liar, liar brain’s on fire!

Brexit Remainers and Anti-Trumpists suffer an amygdala hijack!


So rather than spin stories about impending catastrophes, try to live more with what's actually happening, and less with what might happen." Here’s Your Brain’s New User Manual For Uncertain Times  Prior to the UK referendum on EU membership, as a psychologist I wrote on my Facebook page about the cognitive dissonance affecting the whole of … Continue reading Brexit Remainers and Anti-Trumpists suffer an amygdala hijack!