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The Teenage Brain

​The second wave of growth for brain development occurs during puberty and the adolescent years.

In this video, adolescent medicine specialist Marina Catallozzi, MD discusses how parents can nurture this development and create a balance that allows teens to make their both own decisions, small and big ones.


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Reaching Teens: Strength-based Communication Strategies to Build Resilience and Support Healthy Adolescent Development (Copyright © 2014 American Academy of Pediatrics)
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