Childhood & Adolescence

image of teenagers on stoop
It’s not just hormones that explain teen behavior. Environment and social interaction play a role, too.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
This web-resource by the University of Utah considers the effects of genetics, environment, and behavior in an attempt to unravel the complexities of the addicted brain.
  • University of Utah
In this lesson by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, students learn how alcohol affects different parts of the brain, which in turn affects behavior.
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
The changes taking place in the adolescent brain lead to increased vulnerability to drug abuse and may also contribute to the emergence of psychiatric disorders.
  • BrainFacts/SfN

3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.