Dear Parents…From Your Teen

Jill Stowell Development, Executive Function, General Information, Homework, IEP, Learning Disability, Mental Health, School

Last week we talked about kids and growing pains.  Emotionally, the “growing pains” that teens go through may be the most challenging for all involved. Neurologically, the teenage brain is still developing.  According to the National Institute of Mental Health, “in teens, the parts of the brain involved in emotional responses are fully online, or even more active than in …