Facebook
ctv
Monday, 16 July 2018 12:34

Trauma Can Have A Very Negative Effect On The Brain Of Teenagers

Written by
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Lecturer at the Faculty of Medical Sciences UWI, Dr Asha Pemberton says the development of teenagers tends to be lost in society, but it is a crucial time to be considered, especially if trauma is a factor.

She says more attention needs to be paid to the elements that affect the teenager as these will determine their lives as adults.

She notes that resilience is one of the major issues for the youth, in order for them to learn how to deal with life. Dr. Pemberton says this is a major deciding factor which determines who turns to negative elements in life to survive and who can brush off calamity and grow despite harm.

Read 1454 times
  • C SPORTS
  • C SPECIALS
  • Press Releases
There will be a big showdown this evening at the Jean Pierre Sports Complex, as the Basketball for Basketballers
This country's national netballers will go into action at 6pm today to continue in the quest for a place at the World
Athletes who represented Trinidad and Tobago with distinction in recent months have been assured that they will be paid
In this football wrap, Kent Fuentes tells us about a TT Pro League win for Central FC over Morvant Caledonia AIA by
An almost flawless shooting performance from T&T duo Samantha Wallace and goal-attack Kalifa Mc Collin handed the
Three different players were on target as Police FC spanked Terminix St. Ann's Rangers 3-0 in the first of three
  • 1
  • 2
bottom
Top