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NIMH » The Teen Brain: Still Under Construction

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In key ways, the brain doesn't look like that of an adult until the early 20s. An understanding of how the brain of an adolescent is changing may help explain a  ...

Adolescent Brains Are A Work In Progress - PBS

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Over the past 25 years, neuroscientists have discovered a great deal about the architecture and function of the brain. Their discoveries have led to huge strides ...

THE ADOLESCENT BRAIN | Edge.org

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Blakemore's research centers on the development of social cognition and executive function in the typically developing adolescent brain, using a variety of  ...

The Adolescent Brain - Genetics - University of Utah

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The Adolescent Brain is Still Developing. A researcher says that she will pay her teenage daughter $1,000 if she doesn't do any drugs until she is 21.

The Adolescent Brain - What All Teens Need to Know - Hey Sigmund

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Feb 9, 2016 ... The adolescent brain goes through dramatic changes. For teens, understanding these changes will help them respond to the world in ways that ...

Adolescent Brain Development - ACT for Youth

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age and that the brain was fully mature by the age of 10 or 12. ... heavy, on-going alcohol use by adolescents can impair brain functioning. Brown's re- search on ...

Adolescent Angst: 5 Facts About the Teen Brain - Live Science

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Jul 8, 2012 ... Here's what's really going on inside your teen's brain.

What's Going On in the Teenage Brain? - HealthyChildren.org

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Nov 21, 2015 ... Like their bodies, different children's brains develop at different speeds. “The important concept here is that the adolescent brain is still ...

The Teen Brain: It's Just Not Grown Up Yet : NPR

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Mar 1, 2010 ... Jensen is a Harvard expert on epilepsy, not adolescent brain development. As she coped with her boys' sour moods and their exasperating ...

Teenage Brains - Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine

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The first full series of scans of the developing adolescent brain—a National Institutes of Health (NIH) project that studied over a hundred young people as they ...

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The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain - TED.com

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Sarah-Jayne Blakemore studies the social brain — the network of brain regions involved in understanding other people — and how it develops in adolescents.

Teen Brain: Behavior, Problem Solving, and Decision Making

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Adolescents differ from adults in the way they behave, solve problems, and make ... Other specific changes in the brain during adolescence include a rapid ...

The Teen Brain - | Harvard Magazine

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These are people with very sharp brains, but they're not quite sure what to do ... On the flip side, this plasticity also makes adolescent brains more vulnerable to ...