The frontal lobe is the most forward part of your head, under your forehead

FUNCTION

OBSERVED PROBLEMS

Helps us know how we are doing within our environment (consciousness)

Involves reaction in response to our environment

Judgments we make about our daily activity

Controls our emotional responses

Controls our expressive language

Assigns meaning to the words we choose

Involves word association

Memory for habits and motor activities

Keep have same thought over and over in your head (preservation)

Loss of simple movement  (paralysis)

Loss of flexibility in thinking

Loss of spontaneity in interacting with others.

Inability to focus on task (attending)

Mood changes

Changes in social behavior and personality

Difficulty with problem solving

Inability to express language

Trouble with doing things in a certain order, such as making coffee (sequencing)