Emotional states

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  • Emotional states
    • Emotional responses consist of...
      • Primary reinforcer e.g. pain
        • AMYGDALA
          • Neural sensory stimulus
          • PREFRONTAL CORTEX - Conscious processing to implement responsive action
          • HYPOTHALAMUS and BRAINSTEM - initiate autonomic responses
      • Neural sensory stimulus
    • Rewards
      • Presence signaled by Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurones in the Ventral Tegmental Area (see flashcard)


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