Tag Archives: Brain development

The still face experiment

Imagine growing up in an environment where you were neglected, abused or ignored. Unfortunately this is the experience of far too many people (including, I’m sure, some readers of this blog). As the videos I recently posted show, “serve and … Continue reading

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Childhood trauma and brain development

Research is increasingly showing the huge impact trauma can have on the development of children. The following three short videos (under 2 minutes each) from the Center on the Developing Child  help to explain the impact of trauma on brain … Continue reading

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