Childhood & Adolescent Brains

In your written assignment for this week, compare and contrast the male and female brain in the behavior of children and teenagers. Be sure to include information on the significant influence of hormonal changes in the brain during the early years of development!

After completing your comparison, include a section on the importance of knowing these similarities and differences when working with young clients in a clinical setting.
What specific age-appropriate behavior is accounted for by the presence of hormones?
Compare the male brain and the female brain of children and adolescents, listing their similarities.
Contrast the male brain and the female brain of children and adolescents, listing differences found between the two.
Explain the importance of knowing these similarities / differences in clinical practice when working with younger clients.

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