Nice3This section features educational videos and stories of interest to me on nerve pain, neuroscience, neuroplasticity, CRPS/RSD and anything related I have found to be incisive, relevant or inspiring.


Neuroplasticity & Healing: Neuroscientist Michael Merzenich in Conversation with the Dalai Lama

Re-training Your Brain – Graded Motor Imagery & Mirror Box Therapy for Treatment of CRPS [Video] – RSDSA of America
Dr. Mark Butler

My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist’s Personal Journey [TED]


The Woman Who Changed Her Brain (TED)


The Mystery of Chronic Pain by Elliot Krane [TED]


Why Things Hurt by Lorimer Moseley [TED]


The Science of Pain with Allan Basbaum, PhD

The Future Brain: The Agenda with Steve Paikin, TVO
Dr. Lynda Thompson, ADD Centre & Biofeedback Institute of Toronto

Therapeutic Neuroscience Education, Explain Pain by David Butler
Neuro Orthopaedic Institute (NOI)

Overcome Pain, Live Well Again by Neil Pearson (Part One)

Pain is Like Vision by Neil Pearson (Part Two)

Neuroplasticity by Neil Pearson (Part Three)

Minding Your Mitochondria by Dr. Terry Wahls
Dramatic story of how big a role nutrition plays in brain function

The Drug Cabinet in the Brain
Pain Scientist David Butler, Neuro Orthopaedic Institute


A New Strategy for Treating Neuropathic Pain with Allan Basbaum, PhD

Unexpected Connections Between Pleasure & Pain [TED]
Professor Charles Spence, Crossmodal Research Laboratory
How the brains process information from our senses

The Brain in Your Gut by Heribert Watzke [TED] 

The Pursuit of Ignorance with Neuroscientist Stuart Firestein [TED]

Pain and the Brain with Allan Basbaum, PhD

Giulia Enders on Science Slam Berlin: Charming Bowels (subtitles)
English title: Gut: The Inside Story of Our Body’s Most Underrated Organ

Ted Jedynak, International Educator, on Connection Between Food Pain & Genitals

Part of TEDucation series

CRPS: Diagnosis & Management
Dr. Pradeep Chopra, Director, Pain Management Center (Rhode Island)