Giving advice to a another part of the world sometimes requires working at night in our homes.
Telementoring on Neuroscience
See related article here, in Brain & Mind

Wherever we are, anytime, we have the opportunity to work toward the
collective good
Silvia Helena Cardoso, PhD
Desculpe-nos, devido a centenas de mensagens recebidas diariamente, informamos que não temos mais possibilidade de responder individualmente. Estamos sem apoio financeiro para contratar consultores que respondem às perguntas. Você pode desejar acessar um serviço de perguntas e respostas em outros locais da Internet (estes serviços geralmente são pagos).

Sorry, due to hundred of messages daily we are no longer 
answering them. You may wish go to paid question-answer services through the Internet

Scientific Iniciation and Project Supervision 

Auditory and Visual Memory

Short term memory

Serotonin and physiology of sports


Criation of a Neurocience Laboratory

Successful Science Fair Projects

Diferença entre trabalhos de publicação científica e divulgação científica

How to develop lectures
How to develop a lecture on neural basis of learning?

Questions about behaviors

Sexual behavior differences between man and woman

The Psychopath's Brain

Informations on Psychopaths and lying expression 

Lack of sleep and aviators health

Orgasm, Pleasure and Perception

Does schizophrenic patients treated with insulin and shock treatments get better?

What happens when we dream? 

"101 Questions About Sleep and Dreams" 

Common Misconceptions About Sleep and Dreams


Indications of Scientists and clinical Physicians

Loosing memory and looking for help

Indication of doctors doing interesting or groundbreaking work in Brazil 

Indication of scientific material

Material on Action Potential

Interest in articles about biological theory  of crime

Neuropsychology of near death experience

Research on dentate gyres

Neurophysiology of fear

Review on neuroscience

Book of Neurophysiology

Relation among humor, laughter and brain (Relação entre humor, riso e cérebro)

The Psychopath's Brain

Human Memory

Permission to use images on cocaine and its effects on the brain

Article's Citation


Techniques for the Study of Nervous System

Looking for papers on Limbic System, GABA and Pain

Memory Systems

Material sobre cronobiologia

Down Syndrome

Body psychology and non verbal language

Informações sobre Psicobiologia



O médico psiquiatra Dr. Geraldo Ballone responde às perguntas mais freqüentes sobre:

Comportamento Compulsivo


Doenças Mentais





Miastenia Grave



Intensive Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
By OCD Resource Center of South Florida

  • What is the length of treatment?
  • What are the treatment procedures?
  • Others
The National Women's Health Information Center* answer questions on:
Alzheimer’s Disease

Anorexia Nervosa

Anxiety Disorders
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Binge Eating Disorder

Bulimia Nervosa

Caregiver's Stress



Eating Disorders

Generalized Anxiety Disorder


Obsessive-compulsive Disorder

Panic Disorder


Postpartum Depression

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Sleep Disorders 


Alcohol Abuse and treatment

Drug Abuse and Treatment


Kleptomania (addiction to theft)

Some common disorders and a very brief description of each
By Psych Net Mental Healyh

Definitions of concepts 

Glossário de termos sobre consciência 

Difference between brain and mind

Intermittent Explosive Disorder

Luminous points in the vision

Siamese Twins

What is transdiciplinarity?

Questions on Perception 

Psychology of death 

Does schizophrenic patients treated with  insulin and shock treatments get better?

General Questions

Intelligence: Acquired or Inheritance? 

The Role of Electroconvulsive Shock Therapy 

Question about lobotomy 

Why isn't image techniques being used routinely in the treatment of Depression?

How many cells any one person has?

Efeitos do Vinho Tinto na Saúde 

Why are Pet Scans not being used consistently in the diagnosis and treatment

I have a son who I is a sociopath 

Where can I find treatment for sociopaths? 

Types of brain surgery

What is the effect of insulin in shock therapy

A Neurofisiologia aceita as teorias de Freud?

What does insulin do to mentally ill patients?

Inteligência: Herdada ou Adquirida?


Laughter in animals

Meu namorado cometeu um erro grave

Imagens sobre o sistema venoso

Planet hemp e o abuso de drogas (I)

Planet hemp e o abuso de drogas (II)

Link leading to a porno site


Memória após a invenção da escrita

What is Mind ? 

The Capacity of Our Brain 

Brain and Cocaine 

Sleep Disorder 

Sexual Difference and Depression

Autism and Memory

Intelligence: Acquired or Inheritance?

Stuttering and PET 

Photographic Memory 

Cognitive Science and Brain Research:
Center for Applied Cognitive Studies answer questions about 

  • What is cognitive science?
  • What is the difference between the brain and the mind?
  • How can brain researchers justify the practice of applying (to humans) the results of studies with animal brains?

  • What are some Internet resources for cognitive science information?


This page has been accessed

since March, 2001

Copyright Silvia Helena Cardoso, PhD