Dopamine plays a crucial role in tagging environmental cues as predictors of reward and training the brain to seek those things.
Dopamine spikes are important for learning, but @thecellularrepublic9844 also discusses the concept of dopamine ramps, where dopamine levels increase as one approaches a reward.
Once the reward is obtained, motivation decreases.
Join us as we delve into the neuroscience of dopamine and its role in addiction and motivation: https://youtube.com/live/ryIwskRA1L0?feature=share (link in bio!)
#dopamine #neuroscience #addiction #motivation #learning #brainfunction #reward #environmental cues.
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