The Teen Brain
Adolescents are “superlearners”! When you understand the rapidly developing teen brain, you’ll better appreciate the opportunity we all have to guide adolescents to become their best selves. Also, understanding how tweens and teens think helps us communicate with them most effectively.
While adolescence brings on many changes in teens, perhaps the most significant is one you can’t see -- cognitive development -- the transformation in how our teens think. Learn more.
How we talk to teens impacts how they respond and act. Understanding how teens think and letting them find their own solutions makes the difference.
The health of the teen brain is central to future well-being and parents play an important role in nurturing its growth. Learn how to support and encourage healthy brain development.
Adolescent brains are developing rapidly. Learn about all of the ways their brains are growing and how you can support healthy brain development.
Having an understanding of the adolescent brain allows parents to better guide and protect teens. Here’s why.