Many parents do not understand why their teenagers can sometimes behave in an impulsive, irrational, or dangerous way. At times, it seems like teens don’t think things through or fully consider the consequences of their actions, leading them to
- Act on impulse
- Misread or misinterpret social cues and emotions
- Get into accidents of all kinds
- Get involved in fights
- Engage in dangerous or risky behaviour
In this video, we learn the biological reasons for why adolescents differ from adults in the way they behave, solve problems, and make decisions.
View the original video here.
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