Events

Why Do They Act That Way? A Survival Guide to the Adolescent Brain

  • October 3, 2012 at 7:00pm until 8:00pm

Location: St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 7710 E. State., Blvd., Fort Wayne
Cost: FREE

Dr. David Walsh to speak live!

Adolescence has been described as a  normally abnormal stage of life." This workshop, based on Dr. David Walsh's best selling book, explains exactly what happens to the adolescent brain on the path from childhood into adulthood. Revealing the latest scientific findings in easy-to-understand terms, Dr. Walsh shows why moodiness, quickness to anger, willingness to take risks, miscommunication and other familiar teenage behavior are so common-all are linked to physical changes and growth in the adolescent brain. This workshop goes beyond the well-known issues of hormones and peer pressure. Dr. Walsh will you how to use this information to understand, communicate with, and stay connected to your kids.

For more information go to http://www.stpetersfw.org/files/church/Walsh_event_flyer.pdf.

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