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Dr. Frances Jensen
October 11, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
The Unique Strengths and Vulnerabilities of the Teenage and Young Adult Brain
Dr. Jensen, M.D., University of Pennsylvania Professor and author of The Teenage Brain uses recent research findings to highlight the period of adolescence and young adulthood as a unique brain stage. As a neurologist, neuroscientist and recent parent of teenagers, Dr. Jensen will discuss how neuroscience can explain many of the challenges teens and young adults face, as well as opportunities present during this developmental window.