Episode 8: Adolescent Social, Cognitive, and Brain Development with Dr. Kate Mills

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For our eighth episode, we interviewed Dr. Kate Mills, Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Oregon. Dr. Mills is a developmental neuroscientist focusing on adolescent social and cognitive functioning. Why is adolescence such a critical developmental period? What can society do to nurture healthy adolescent development? Does using the internet destroy your brain? What is it like to be an early-career scientist starting out in such a competitive field? Dr. Mills provides the answers.


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