• Adolescent Brain: Wiring for the Future

    Presenters: Elsbeth Prigmore- Principal Shasta UHSD Continuing Education High School and Dr. Michael Holt - The Flippen Group Overview: We present an overview of how the adolescent brain differs from an adult's and how physical, chemical and emotional trauma can affect the wiring and learning during this critical phase of growth. Brain scan slides and research websites are provided. The Risk Reduction Model with drug and alcohol counseling is reviewed. The significance of relational capacity is covered and the research as to how it assists the adolescent population.

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