Myths of the Adolescent Brain

Do you work with adolescents? Have you bought into the “raging hormones” myth?

By Momentous Institute | Jan 06, 2016
Myths Of The Adolescent Brain

“The adolescent period is absolutely amazing. People often give it a negative approach saying, ‘Oh it’s a time where adolescents are gonna lose their mind, or they’re just immature, or raging hormones drive them crazy.’ These are all not only wrong, but they’re myths that mislead us and actually disempower us.” – Dr. Dan Siegel
 
Do you work with adolescents? Have you bought into the “raging hormones” myth? If so, this video is for you. We love this video that explains what’s happening in the adolescent brain, which can help us as we work to better understand those teenagers we love.