[Frances E. Jensen] The Teenage Brain A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults [gods Book] Epub


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 some science Here's a completely unresearched anecdote I heard from somebody that relat

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    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 diffe

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    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 explan

  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 ac

  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 appeared on the New Reads table with what seemed divine intervention I didn't even uestion the price which is not the way I shop in a retail book store ever I found myself experiencing different opinions as I

  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 fo

  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 to be helpful to parents and share some interesting anecdotal stories to illustrate the points presentedCertain chapters drew of my attention There's a history of alcoholism and mental ill

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    Completely terrifying The author clearly details teens' increased susceptibility to tobacco alcohol marijuana hard core drugs stress gambling internet addiction and concussion In addition she explains how neurological conseuences of these dangers are magnified for adolescents Basically it's a wonder any of us lived into our twenties My corti

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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 other than talk to your children I was going that anyway thanks very much

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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 seeking behavior and impulsiveness Teen's lack of thinking is rather not able to

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The Teenage Brain A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults

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. 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 pai

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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 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 act

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Has been shown to cause lingering memory problems and long term use can affect later adulthood I Multi tasking causes divided attention and can reduce learning ability Emotionally stressful situations in adolescence can have permanent effects on mental health and may lead to higher risk for certain neuropsychiatric disorders such as depressionRigorous yet accessible warm yet direct The Teenage Brain sheds new light on young adults and provides practical suggestions for how parents schools and even the legal system can better help them during this crucial peri. Completely terrifying The author clearly details teens increased susceptibility to tobacco alcohol marijuana hard core drugs stress gambling i

  • Hardcover
  • 384
  • The Teenage Brain A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults
  • Frances E. Jensen
  • en
  • 24 July 2019
  • 9780062067845

About the Author: Frances E. Jensen

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 freuent lecturer to parents and teens she is in a uniue position to explain to readers the workings of the teen brain