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An internationally respected neurologist offers a revolutionary look at the brains of adolescents providing surprising insights including why smart kids often do stupid things and practical advice for adults and teensIn this groundbreaking accessible book Dr Frances E Jensen a mother teacher researcher and internationally known expert in neurology introduces us to the mystery and magic of the teen brain One of the first books to focus exclusively on the neurological development of adolescents The Teenage Brain presents new findings dispels widespread myths and. I m a teacher switching grade levels so I found this uite helpful especially since I am a newcomer to much of the material I found her explanations of what s physically going on in the brain throughout adolescence super helpful in making a foundation for the style of teaching I intend to adapt as I switch grade levels and providing the immediate reference to point to if anyone has any uestions as to why I do what I do I ve since found a few other books that essentially say a lot of the same things so it seems there s a consensusSome of this is geared specifically towards parents rather than just people working with adolescents and there are parts that might be specifically helpful to counselors than teachers but I think the important points work for everyone dealing with a teenager The book can be somewhat repetitive at times and there are definitely some chapters that I didn t find super relevant to me but I d say over half of the chapters were than worth reading and I expect I will refer back to this book repeatedly this year Signaler un problème offers a revolutionary look at the brains Devil Versus Alpha The Millennium Wolves of adolescents providing surprising insights including why smart kids Spieserye often do stupid things and practical advice for adults and teensIn this groundbreaking accessible book Dr Frances E Jensen a mother teacher researcher and internationally known expert in neurology introduces us to the mystery and magic Feral of the teen brain One Krismis van Map Jacobs of the first books to focus exclusively Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods on the neurological development Crust From Sourdough Spelt and Rye Bread to Ciabatta Bagels and Brioche of adolescents The Teenage Brain presents new findings dispels widespread myths and. I m a teacher switching grade levels so I found this uite helpful especially since I am a newcomer to much Til Death Do Us Part (Vows, of the material I found her explanations Mensa Riddles Conundrums of what s physically going Julie of the Wolves on in the brain throughout adolescence super helpful in making a foundation for the style The Right Swipe of teaching I intend to adapt as I switch grade levels and providing the immediate reference to point to if anyone has any uestions as to why I do what I do I ve since found a few Touched other books that essentially say a lot Dark Prophet The Chronicles of Koa of the same things so it seems there s a consensusSome Ugly Fish of this is geared specifically towards parents rather than just people working with adolescents and there are parts that might be specifically helpful to counselors than teachers but I think the important points work for everyone dealing with a teenager The book can be somewhat repetitive at times and there are definitely some chapters that I didn t find super relevant to me but I d say The Math of Life and Death 7 Mathematical Principles That Shape Our Lives over half Little Gods of the chapters were than worth reading and I expect I will refer back to this book repeatedly this year

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Provides practical suggestions for negotiating this difficult and dynamic life stage for both adults and adolescentsInterweaving easy to follow scientific data with anecdotes drawn from her experiences as a parent clinician and public speaker Dr Jensen explores adolescent brain functioning and development including learning and memory and investigates the impact of influences such as drugs multitasking sleep and stress The Teenage Brain reveals how Adolescents may not be as resilient to the effects of drugs as we previously thought Occasional use of marijuana. 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10 thoughts on “The Teenage Brain A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults

  1. says:

    I read this because I teach 7th grade and I'm teaching a research writing unit on brain development so unlike my few other 1 star reviews I actually read the whole thingI'll paraphrase each chapter for you My children are great Here's

  2. says:

    This is a book about trying to understand adolescent behavior by learning about adolescent brain development She cites a number of studies and includes anecdotes from her life as well as her acuaintances' It began with a general overview about how brains develop in the adolescent years and how teen brains are very different from

  3. says:

    I'm a teacher switching grade levels so I found this uite helpful especially since I am a newcomer to much of the material I found her explanations of what's physically going on in the brain throughout adolescence super helpful in making a foundation for the style of teaching I intend to adapt as I switch grade levels and providing the immediate reference to point to if anyone has any uestions as to why I do what I do I've since found a

  4. says:

    I tried I did I just couldn't Jensen knows a lot about Neuroscience I believe her on that one But I'm really concerned whether she actually paid attention to what she wrote here or whether she andor her ghostwriter if she had one just summarized statistics from a powerpointIt's a pity because this could have been a really useful interestin

  5. says:

    The uestion of whether my 14 year old son was a narcissistic pathological liar or was just experiencing immature teenage brain syndrome was running rampant through my mind as I wandered through Barnes and Noble last week when this book appeare

  6. says:

    I heard about this up to date book about development and neuroscience of the adolescent brain on a radio interview I would recommend the book because the research data is current and relevant and thought provoking but I found that the book was repetitive links to the frontal lobe not yet developed and provided too much case study about the primary author's own family The book first provides an overview of brain biolog

  7. says:

    Obviously every chapter in this book could have it's own book but the author pulls out just enough information on each topic

  8. says:

    Completely terrifying The author clearly details teens' increased susceptibility to tobacco alcohol marijuana hard core drugs stress gambling in

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    I skimmed this so you can take my review with a grain of salt However I can say that it really seemed the author does not understand the difference between correlation and causality Also while she shares plenty of horror stories and plenty of desperate letters that parents send to her she has very few solutions or advice o

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    The Teenage Brain gave a broad picture of brain development during adolescents and young adults As a parent I find this book useful to a certain degree Different brain regions have different development schedule A human brain is not fully wired until mid twenties Prefrontal cortex is the last developed region in the brain hence teens' risk se