Surviving The Teenage brain
What if teenagers are doing exactly as nature intended by being selfish, reckless, irrational, irritable and impossible?
Surviving The Teenage Brain looks at this critical developmental stage of the brain from a scientific and evolutionary point of view. The film combines cutting edge scientific research to challenge conventional thinking about the adolescent years to ensure the survival of the human species.
This intriguing documentary features the knowledge and research of international scientists and experts like National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) neurologist Dr. Jay Giedd, a foremost expert on adolescent brain development; Cambridge evolutionary biologist Dr. David Bainbridge; adolescent mental health expert Dr. Stan Kutcher; biological anthropologist Dr. Helen Fisher and innovation and technology expert Don Tapscott.