Andy Pool

Andrew Pool, Ph.D., M.Sc. is a Research Scientist at CPTC. He has a doctorate in Public Health with a concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences from Temple University.

New Research: Promoting Healthy Behaviors in Teens

Apr 07, 2020

New research encourages parents to rethink risk-taking during adolescence.

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Parents’ Long-Term Impact on Depression

Dec 13, 2019

A recent study shows that teens from tight-knit families are less likely to experience depression in adulthood. Learn more.

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Teens and Screen Time: The Latest Research

Dec 13, 2019

Screen time is increasing among teens. Learn about the latest research.

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Chores May Not Teach Teens Self-Control

Dec 13, 2019

Do chores teach teens self-control? Find out!

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The Promise of Adolescence

Oct 02, 2019

The latest findings from "The Promise of Adolescence: Realizing Opportunities for All Youth" report by the National Academies of Medicine.

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Balanced Parenting and Mental Health

Sep 04, 2018

The data on mental health among teens and how balanced parenting can improve their mental health.

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