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Adolescence: Ecological and Developmental Assessment of Maltreatment and Intervention

Maria Scannapieco and Kelli Connell-Carrick

in Understanding Child Maltreatment: An Ecological and Developmental Perspective

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195156782
eISBN:
9780199864164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156782.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter discusses physical abuse, neglect, and sexual abuse, and the developmental consequences for each. It presents the risk and protective factors, within the ecological framework that most ... More


The Developing Brain and Adolescent-Typical Behavior Patterns: An Evolutionary Approach

Linda Spear

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0001
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This chapter reviews current knowledge about the adolescent period from the perspective of evolutionary biology and the study of mammals, including humans. It highlights the universal characteristics ... More


Adolescence: Child Development and Maltreatment

Maria Scannapieco and Kelli Connell-Carrick

in Understanding Child Maltreatment: An Ecological and Developmental Perspective

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195156782
eISBN:
9780199864164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195156782.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter presents the developmental stage of adolescence in the context of development, assessment, and intervention. A discussion of healthy child development according to the major ... More


Competence, Resilience, and Development in Adolescence: Clues for Prevention Science

Ann S. Masten

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0002
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This chapter considers ways of preventing adolescent psychopathology deduced from research on risk, competence, and resilience in developmental psychopathology. The first section focuses on ... More


Mapping Adolescent Brain Maturation Using Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Elizabeth R. Sowell, Paul M. Thompson, and Arthur W. Toga

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0003
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This chapter reviews new studies of normative brain development during childhood and adolescence that have been performed with sophisticated new brain mapping techniques, including cortical pattern ... More


Adolescents’ Body Images and the Media

Roger J.R. Levesque

in Adolescents, Media, and the Law: What developmental science reveals and free speech requires

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195320442
eISBN:
9780199893782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320442.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter examines research on the media's impact on adolescents' weight and shape images. It shows that researchers often center on the media's pervasive and largely unattainable standards of ... More


Adolescent Smoking and the Media

Roger J.R. Levesque

in Adolescents, Media, and the Law: What developmental science reveals and free speech requires

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195320442
eISBN:
9780199893782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320442.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter first examines the media's smoking images and their potential effects. It then moves to understand how the media affects adolescents' smoking, place smoking in the context of adolescent ... More


Brain Development as a Vulnerability Factor in the Etiology of Substance Abuse and Addiction

Charles P. O’Brien

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0017
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This chapter reviews the deleterious effects of addictive drugs on brain development and what is known about ways to reverse these effects. It shows that adolescence is a vulnerable period for ... More


Adolescent Aggression and the Media

Roger J.R. Levesque

in Adolescents, Media, and the Law: What developmental science reveals and free speech requires

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195320442
eISBN:
9780199893782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320442.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter explores the nature of media violence and its particular influence on adolescents and their development. It shows the immense power the media potentially plays in adolescent development, ... More


Youth Leaving Foster Care: A Developmental, Relationship-Based Approach to Practice

Wendy B. Smith

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195375596
eISBN:
9780199893355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375596.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

The challenges faced by youth who turn eighteen and “age out” of the foster care system began to receive greater public and research attention in the 1980s. Increased funding and services in the ... More


Adolescent Development in Foster Care

Wendy B. Smith

in Youth Leaving Foster Care: A Developmental, Relationship-Based Approach to Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195375596
eISBN:
9780199893355
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375596.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Chapter 5 presents key features of adolescent development, including biological changes and brain development. Adolescent identity development occurs over time and in context; the chapter discusses ... More


Introduction

Daniel Romer and Elaine F. Walker

in Adolescent Psychopathology and the Developing Brain: Integrating Brain and Prevention Science

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195306255
eISBN:
9780199863914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306255.003.0099
Subject:
Neuroscience, Development

This introductory chapter presents an outline of the events that led to the publication of this book. It details the organization of a conference, held at the University of Pennsylvania in June 2005, ... More


Resilience and Vulnerability of Mexican Origin Youth and Their Families: A Test of a Culturally Informed Model of Family Economic Stress

Rand D. Conger, Hairong Song, Gary D. Stockdale, Emilio Ferrer, Keith F. Widaman, and Ana M. Cauce

in Adolescence and Beyond: Family Processes and Development

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199736546
eISBN:
9780199932443
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199736546.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

This chapter presents an important extension of the family system model for understanding risk and resilience in adolescent development by considering the unique cultural and economic context of ... More


Adolescent Development: Wisdom Regarding Teen Capacity

Jennifer Ann Drobac

in Sexual Exploitation of Teenagers: "Adolescent Development, Discrimination, and Consent Law"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780226301013
eISBN:
9780226301150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226301150.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter reviews the cutting-edge science of adolescent development and explains how teenagers, as a group, are different from mature adults. It explores adolescent neurobiological, psychosocial, ... More


Neuroscience and Ideology: Why Science Can Never Supply a Complete Answer for Adolescent Immaturity

June Carbone

in Law and Neuroscience: Current Legal Issues Volume 13

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199599844
eISBN:
9780191725227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599844.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

For those who study adolescent development and the transition to adulthood, the lure of innovations in neuroscience is considerable. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRIs) and CT scans offer the illusion ... More


Dealing with Development: Four Domains of Adolescent Growth

Vivian Center Seltzer

in Peer-Impact Diagnosis and Therapy: A Handbook for Successful Practice with Adolescents

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740422
eISBN:
9780814741023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740422.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter describes four domains of adolescent development: physical, cognitive, emotional, and social. Physical development is immediately visible, whereas cognitive, emotional, and social ... More


The Changing Portrayal of Adolescents in the Media Since 1950

Patrick Jamieson and Daniel Romer

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195342956
eISBN:
9780199894284
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195342956.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Following World War II, unparalleled economic prosperity, along with the largest cohort of American youth, gave rise to a new teen market and a new media landscape defined by television and radio. ... More


The Developmental Science of Privacy

Roger J. R. Levesque

in Adolescence, Privacy, and the Law: A Developmental Science Perspective

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190460792
eISBN:
9780190460815
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190460792.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This chapter moves in two different directions. First, it details what empirical research reveals about adolescents’ privacy needs. That analysis centers on the developmental tasks of adolescents, on ... More


Understanding adolescent development in the context of child sexual exploitation

John Coleman

in Child Sexual Exploitation: Why Theory Matters

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447351412
eISBN:
9781447352266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447351412.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter considers a theoretical framework — lifespan developmental theory — which can assist in shedding light on the processes underlying human development. Lifespan development theory is an ... More


Defining and Detecting Defensive Glitches

Vivian Center Seltzer

in Peer-Impact Diagnosis and Therapy: A Handbook for Successful Practice with Adolescents

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740422
eISBN:
9780814741023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740422.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter explores defensive glitches and their impact on adolescent development. The category of defensive glitches includes a variety of defensive flights from unbearable psycho-emotional pain ... More


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