Highlights from a talk by Larry Young about the brain chemistry of love.
From bonded-for-life prairie voles to human partnerships, chemistry plays a role in romantic attraction and staying with a mate. Lessons from research into the science of love may be useful for other applications in psychiatric conditions, including autism spectrum disorders.
An animated short excerpt from a presentation at the Brain Matters! conference held in Vancouver, BC in March, 2014.
Kiume, S. (2014). Romantic Chemistry. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 5, 2015, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/channeln/2014/08/romantic-chemistry/