Psych M.D.- Cerebellum



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Term: Cerebellum
Definition (Myers): the "little brain" attached to the rear of the brainstem; it helps coordinate voluntary movement and balance.
Definition (alternative): The cerebellum is a region of the brain that plays an important role in the integration of sensory perception, coordination and motor control.
Contextual explanation: cerebellum is small brain attached to the bottom of the main brain. It helps us to walk properly, have fine posture, movement, equilibrium, and motor learning.

Related terms and concepts: Brainstem Thalamus Limbic system

Cerebellum - The Neuron Cerebellum - The Neuron Cerebellum - The Neuron

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_77-ewz5Ig&feature=related
http://www.csuchico.edu/~pmccaffrey/syllabi/CMSD%20320/images/U7_RoleOfCerebellum.JPG
http://academic.kellogg.cc.mi.us/herbrandsonc/bio201_McKinley/f15-22a_cerebellum_mids_c.jpg
http://www.intropsych.com/ch02_human_nervous_system/02cerebellum.jpg

Related websites: Cerebellum Functions Cerebellum The Cerebellum
Edited by: Yeonsu



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