The YNA forum is a great place to discuss neuroscience and science, learn from your peers and connect and ask questions to mentors. There are no requirements to view the forum, but to comment and interact in the YNA forum, you will require a login which you can obtain from signing up at our Sign Up page.
If you would like to remain anonymous, you are able to do so by changing your name in the profile. After ensuring you are logged in, click the dropdown (down arrow) button on the top right corner and click the profile option. Once in your profile, click the edit button and change your username to whatever you wish. Please do not use rude or offensive language in your usernames or your account will be suspended.
How to Create a Post:
Only members can post on the YNA forum, and even if you are a member, you might not be able to in some forums such as the Forum Rules section due to administrative restrictions.
To create a post, click the forum you would like to make a post in, and press the create new post button on the top right-hand corner. We are eager to hear from you!
If you ever make a mistake you'd like to correct on a post or comment, you can press the 3 dots on the top right-hand corner of the post to edit it at any time. The poster has the option to lock commenting, delete and edit posts whenever they wish.
You can also add attachments like pictures and videos!
How to Comment/Reply:
Press the comment button below a post or the reply button under a comment to respond to the post or comment. Note that you will not always be able to do this since some posts might be locked from commenting by the administrators.
Remember to always be respectful and civil on the forum when commenting or replying to a post or comment respectively.
Sometimes, certain comments will have a blue outline which occurs when it has been marked as a Top Comment by the moderator.
How to share a post:
Press the icon, on the bottom left corner of the post, for your preferred form of social media, to either:
- Share to Facebook
- Share to Twitter
- Obtain a shareable link to share with your friends
How to “Like” a post or comment:
Press the heart button and the bottom right hand corner of any post or comment to show your appreciation.
You can also follow posts and forum sections you are interested in, by clicking the follow button, to be notified when there are any new posts or comments.
Please always be respectful when interacting with others on the YNA forum.