Teenagers and inmates, what can they learn? Lisa Damour, psychologist
Lisa Damour is an american psychologist and writer specializing in the development of adolescent and young women. Her first New York Times best seller, Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood focuses on the seven distinct developmental stages that girls go through as they grow into adults.
Lisa Damour writes a monthly adolescence column for The New York Times and is a regular contributor to CBS News. She occasionally publishes in Food Disorders, Education Week, Family Circle Magazine, The Globe and Mail, Independent School Magazine, TIME.com, and Your Teen Magazine. Damour also regularly speaks to parents, educators, advocates, and students around the world on a wide range of topics related to child and adolescent development.
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- Podcast: ”The millennial philosophy that helps you live today”, Massimo Pigliucci
- Podcast: “Knowledge is useless if you don’t share it”, Michio Kaku
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- Podcast: Empathy: Your children learn from what they see in you
- Podcast: “Learning how to learn is more important than ever”, Jimmy Wales
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