Links and Ressources about the Basics
Amazing visual, watch this!
The brain is made of 3 parts : the cerebrum, the cerebellum and the medula oblongata.
The cerebrum is made up of 2 hemispheres, each made up of 4 parts : the frontal lobe, the temporal lobe, the parietal lobe and the occipital lobe.
The limbic system
processing and regulating of emotions
the formation and storage of memories, sexual arousal, and learning
important element in the body’s response to stress
The Amygdala, your emotional core
While scientists don't agree on all the structures that make up the limbic system, the 2 following are agreed on (1 of each in each of the 2 lobes) : the amygdala and the hippocampus.
If you prefer to read instead of watching a video here'are some very intersting (and easy to read) articles:
Limbic System: Definition, Parts, Functions, and Location - Simply Psychology
The Decision Maker of your Emotional Brain: Introducing the Amygdala — The Behavior Hub