Brooke Dulka

Behavioral Neuroscience

University of Tennessee

I study behavioral neuroscience at the University of Tennessee. I'm currently researching neural circuits involved in stress resilience, with the goal of understanding the biological basis of stress-related mental illness, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Can better sleep help protect us from trauma?

A new study suggests REM sleep may make us less vulnerable to PTSD

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Play might be more important for brain development than we thought

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