|Published on:||18 November 2012||Producer:||John J. Ratey|
|Number of views:||170'019 on 19 May 2017|
|Rubric(s):||Health, Principles/General, Lifestyle, Activity, Politics, Personality|
|Topterms:||Principle, General topics, Education & Teaching||Tags:||Healthy, Health|
Citing scientific studies and real world examples, this internationally recognized expert in the brain-exercise connection demonstrates how we can raise test scores in our schools, have lower behavioral problems, and help the overall well-being of today's students with fitness based physical education.
John J. Ratey, MD, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School has published over 60 peer reviewed articles, and 7 Books, including "A Users Guide to the Brain," and ADD-ADHD "Driven to Distraction" series with Ned Hallowell, MD. With his latest book, "Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain", Dr. Ratey has embarked on a world-wide mission to re-engineer schools, corporations, and individual lifestyle practices by incorporating exercise to achieve peak performance and optimum mental health.