Het beloningssysteem in de hersenen: weten, meten en ingrijpen

04/2007; 11(2):38-42. DOI: 10.1007/BF03079122

ABSTRACT Verslaving en depressie zijn aandoeningen waarbij het beloningssysteem is ontregeld en de motivatie en het levensgeluk ernstig
zijn aangetast. Twee vragen wil ik hier beantwoorden: heeft een wetenschappelijke benadering van motivatie en geluk wel bestaansrecht
en hoe zouden eventuele interventies moeten plaatsvinden?

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