Research Highlights Strengths Of Adolescent Brain

Oct 22, 2012
Originally published on October 22, 2012 8:11 am

Adolescent brains have gotten a bad rap, according to neuroscientists. It's true that teenage brains can be impulsive, scientists reported at the Society for Neuroscience meeting in New Orleans. But adolescent brains are also vulnerable, dynamic and highly responsive to positive feedback.