Dr. Andy Thomson to speak at UU Fredericksburg

Dr. Andy Thomson, the author of Why We Believe in God(s), will be speaking at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fredericksburg , 25 Chalice Circle Fredericksburg, VA 22405, at 10:30 AM on August 9, 2015. Andy will present his talk, The Neuroscience of Religion.

This presentation will review the basic mechanisms human minds use to generate and sustain religious beliefs as well as the neurobiology of the rituals that reinforce them.

Dr. Thomson is a staff psychiatrist at UVA and a trustee of the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science.