Francis Jensen, M.D.
|Please view the following videos and answer the associated questions for each of them. You may use the Teenage Brain Word Document as a template to submit your answers.|
The Teenage Brain Word Document
What makes the teenage brain unique?
What are the prevailing beliefs about the teenage brain and what are the most common misconceptions?
If teenagers have a heightened ability to learn and retain information, why do they make poor behavioral judgments?
Are there differences in brain development for girls and boys?
How do drugs and alcohol affect the teenage brain?
What implications does this neuroscience information have for society?
What advice do you offer teens?
What messages are parents taking away from your presentations?