Motivation and Social Partners (Beginner)
Jennifer Turner, M.A., PhD(c)
January 24 from 10:00am - 11:00am
Have you ever wondered why “trivia night” or other friendly competition brings out some of the best cognitive performance? Or why reminiscing with your family and friends aids in recalling sharper details? In this presentation, you’ll learn how goals and motivation increase performance on memory tasks, and how loved ones and social partners can act as motivational influences and additional “storage” for shared history and facts. January 24: 10–11 a.m.