The Teenage Brain - Teens don’t have the self control and emotional processing that adults have. What parents have known forever, science has now proven. The frontal lobe in their brains will not be fully developed until they are 25 years old.
Een wel zeer mooie en heldere infografiek over de breinhelften (niet enkel over de mythe)
Brain maturation: The last section to connect is the frontal lobe, responsible for cognitive processes such as reasoning, planning, and judgment. Normally this mental merger is not completed until somewhere between ages 25 and
Scientists used to think teenage brains are just like those of adults — with fewer miles on them. Teens' brains are developmentally different. One neurologist mother decided to get to the roots of her son's maddening behavior.
We love the concept of the upstairs and the downstairs brain from The Whole-Brain Child. What part of the brain is the child using? How can we help guide him through this situation? Dive into a little brain lesson with us!