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The Adolescent Brain

Lecture no. 22 from the course: Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive

The Adolescent Brain

Taught by Professor Peter M. Vishton | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses

Teenagers are notorious risk takers. Understand why the adolescent brain leads to this behavior and learn ways to mitigate the hazards. Discover the four main goals of adolescents—which include both fitting in and standing out—plus strategies for maintaining a trusting, open relationship that will make your teen more likely to disclose important concerns.


July 17, 2018