Adolescent Development
Share your thoughts on adolescent development. Here are some ideas to get you started:
Describe your reactions to the podcast Speaking of Psychology: Marijuana: The Brain Changer. What was surprising? How can you apply this information?
Discuss how racism or sexism can affect adolescent development. How are some specific vulnerabilities that adolescents experience related to racism and sexism?
Share a link to an outside resource (image, video, credible professional or scholarly article, research study, Web resource) that highlights normative versus non-normative risk-taking. Why do you think this resource was important to share?
Share which of the readings this week offered information you can use right away at school, home, or work.