The Kinky Brain - The Neuroscience of BDSM
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Part 1 - The Basics
General Ideas about BDSM and Kink
The Stigma of BDSM
The Ethics of BDSM
BDSM Is an Art
Kinks, Squicks and Kink-Shaming
Part 2 - The Neuroscience of BDSM
Synapses and Neurotransmitters
Dopamine, Norepinephrine and Serotonin
Norepinephrine and Stress
Opioid Receptors and Endorphins
The Neuroscience of Spanking
Part 3 - Sadomasochism
The Art of Bondage
Figging: the Kink of Putting Ginger in Your Butt
Part 4 - Dominance/submission
What Happens in a Dominance/Submission Relationship?
Types of Dominance/Submission Relationships
Part 5 - Altered States of Consciousness in BDSM
Detecting the Different Sub Spaces
Sub Space in Bondage
Sub Space in Dominance/Submission
Sex, BDSM and Mysticism
Part 6 - Dangers and Abuse in BDSM
Panic Attacks in BDSM
How to Recognize Abuse in BDSM Relationships
Drugs and BDSM
Should People with mental Conditions practice BDSM?
Can BDSM Be Therapeutic?