Adolescent Brain Development

This comprehensive yet brief overview of the adolescent human brain discusses how the brain develops during this critical period of life and how that development impacts decision-making and risk-taking behavior in the adolescent. This originated as a white paper requested by the Canadian government for a specific group looking to understand adolescent brain development in the context of adolescent behavior. The paper was not made available to the Canadian government outside of the specific task force that requested it nor to the general public. The authors have since decided that having put so much effort into concisely summarizing research on adolescent brain development, it would be a useful addition to researchers in psychology generally. The original paper has since been updated and revised considerably.

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  • Author : Michelle K. Jetha
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 91 pages
  • ISBN : 0123979161
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Adolescent Brain Development

Adolescent Brain Development
  • Author : Michelle K. Jetha,Sidney J. Segalowitz
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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This comprehensive yet brief overview of the adolescent human brain discusses how the brain develops during this critical period of life and how that development impacts decision-making and risk-taking behavior in the adolescent. This originated as a white paper requested by the Canadian government for a specific group looking to understand adolescent brain development in the context of adolescent behavior. The paper was not made available to the Canadian government outside of the specific task force that requested it nor

The Adolescent Brain

The Adolescent Brain
  • Author : Valerie F. Reyna (Ed),Sandra B. Chapman,Jere Confrey,Michael R. Dougherty
  • Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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The contributors reveal new findings about the basic mechanisms underlying brain development, with particular reference to mathematical reasoning as well as to decision-making in a variety of situations.

The Power of the Adolescent Brain

The Power of the Adolescent Brain
  • Author : Thomas Armstrong
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release : 14 July 2016
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Moody. Reckless. Impractical. Insecure. Distracted. These are all words commonly used to describe adolescents. But what if we recast these traits in a positive light? Teens possess insight, passion, idealism, sensitivity, and creativity in abundance--all qualities that can make a significant positive contribution to society. In this thought-provoking book, Thomas Armstrong looks at the power and promise of the teenage brain from an empathetic, strength-based perspective--and describes what middle and high school educators can do to make the most of

The Adolescent Brain

The Adolescent Brain
  • Author : Eveline A. Crone
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 08 December 2016
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In recent years there have been tremendous advances in understanding how brain development underlies behavioural changes in adolescence. Based on the latest discoveries in the research field, Eveline A. Crone examines changes in learning, emotions, face processing and social relationships in relation to brain maturation, across the fascinating period of adolescent development. This book covers new insights from brain research that help us to understand what happens when children turn into adolescents and then into young adults. Why do they

Brainstorm

Brainstorm
  • Author : Daniel J. Siegel MD
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 07 January 2014
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In this New York Times–bestselling book, Dr. Daniel Siegel shows parents how to turn one of the most challenging developmental periods in their children’s lives into one of the most rewarding. Between the ages of twelve and twenty-four, the brain changes in important and, at times, challenging ways. In Brainstorm, Dr. Daniel Siegel busts a number of commonly held myths about adolescence—for example, that it is merely a stage of “immaturity” filled with often “crazy” behavior. According

The Teenage Brain

The Teenage Brain
  • Author : Frances E. Jensen,Amy Ellis Nutt
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 06 January 2015
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A New York Times Bestseller Renowned neurologist Dr. Frances E. Jensen offers a revolutionary look at the brains of teenagers, dispelling myths and offering practical advice for teens, parents and teachers. Dr. Frances E. Jensen is chair of the department of neurology in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. As a mother, teacher, researcher, clinician, and frequent lecturer to parents and teens, she is in a unique position to explain to readers the workings of the

Effects Of Alcohol Abuse On Adolescent Brain Development

Effects Of Alcohol Abuse On Adolescent Brain Development
  • Author : Sara Williams
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 23 January 2020
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Alcohol use entails high medical, social and economic costs for our society. Despite laws restricting the age of alcohol users, alcohol use in young. Alcohol consumption among adolescents is characterized by frequent drinking and drinking in high quantities. At the same time during adolescence, the brain undergoes many developmental changes. Alcohol use can cause brain damage and long-term detrimental neurocognitive effects, for example for executive functioning and memory and learning abilities. Moreover, evidence suggests that early-onset and high-risk alcohol use

Adolescent Brain Development

Adolescent Brain Development
  • Author : Ronald E. Dahl,Linda P. Spear
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 22 January 2021
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Adolescent development involves complex changes in neurobehavioral systems underpinning the control of emotion and behavior. The adolescent transition is often difficult - morbidity and mortality increase 300 per cent during adolescence with the majority of the serious health problems related to difficulties with the control of behavior and emotions (e.g., suicide, homicide, depression, alcohol, nicotine, and other substance abuse). A critical gap in advancing research is the general lack of basic knowledge about human brain development during puberty and adolescence.

Adolescent Brain Development

Adolescent Brain Development
  • Author : Lisa Wright,Stan Kutcher
  • Publisher : Biota Publishing
  • Release : 18 April 2016
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Adolescent brain development is a fascinating, newly developing field that has so much to offer almost anyone interested in learning more. Adolescence has only come to be established as a unique developmental phase in the last few decades or so. We now know that the human brain undergoes dramatic developmental changes in the postnatal period, not only early after birth but also extending all the way into adulthood. These changes are not uniform, in that the brain regions undergoing the

The Teen Years Explained

The Teen Years Explained
  • Author : Clea McNeely,Jayne Blanchard
  • Publisher : Jayne Blanchard
  • Release : 01 February 2010
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We idealize childhood and demonize adolescence, often viewing the typical teenager as a bundle of problems. Yet according to a new book, The Teen Years Explained: A Guide to Healthy Adolescent Development, by Clea McNeely, MPH, DrPH and Jayne Blanchard, adolescence can be a time of opportunity, not turmoil. By understanding the developmental stages and changes of adolescence, both teens and adults can get the most out of this second decade of life. In plain English, this guide incorporates the

Inventing Ourselves

Inventing Ourselves
  • Author : Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
  • Publisher : PublicAffairs
  • Release : 15 May 2018
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A tour through the groundbreaking science behind the enigmatic, but crucial, brain developments of adolescence and how those translate into teenage behavior The brain creates every feeling, emotion, and desire we experience, and stores every one of our memories. And yet, until very recently, scientists believed our brains were fully developed from childhood on. Now, thanks to imaging technology that enables us to look inside the living human brain at all ages, we know that this isn't so. Professor Sarah-Jayne

Handbook of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Handbook of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Author : Monica Luciana Collins
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 11 July 2008
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The publication of the second edition of this handbook testifies to the rapid evolution of developmental cognitive neuroscience as a distinct field. Brain imaging and recording technologies, along with well-defined behavioral tasks -- the essential methodological tools of cognitive neuroscience -- are now being used to study development. Technological advances have yielded methods that can be safely used to study structure-function relations and their development in children's brains. These new techniques combined with more refined cognitive models account for the

Attack of the Teenage Brain

Attack of the Teenage Brain
  • Author : John Medina
  • Publisher : ASCD
  • Release : 12 March 2018
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Marvel at the neuroscientific reasons why smart teens make dumb decisions! Behold the mind-controlling power of executive function! Thrill to a vision of a better school for the teenage brain! Whether you're a parent interacting with one adolescent or a teacher interacting with many, you know teens can be hard to parent and even harder to teach. The eye-rolling, the moodiness, the wandering attention, the drama. It's not you, it's them. More specifically, it's their brains. In accessible language and