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Monroe Circuit Court on 8/12/2021
The Monroe County Board of Commissioners, in collaboration with the Monroe Circuit Court and Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI), contracted with Robin Donaldson/Collective Impact Training and Consulting to present a series of educational sessions explaining adolescent brain development.
Recordings of the educational sessions, entitled ADOLESCENT BRAIN DEVELOPMENT SERIES FOR PARENTS, are now posted on the Monroe Circuit Court Probation Department’s presentations webpage and are available on YouTube as follows.
So that explains it! Ways the brain works and why adolescence is a critical time of growth and independence. watch
Stress, Trauma, and Brain Development. The biological response to stress/trauma and how repeated long-term exposure to stress and trauma impacts brain development. watch
Now what? How to Connect. Hands-on ways to improve connections with adolescents and adult utilizing research-based best-practice strategies. watch