I am thrilled to see a recent article in The Seattle Times by Jerry Large discussing a symposium on the impact of stress on the brain and how critically important it is to address these issues. You can read the article, The Science of Healthy Children here.
In my brain presentations on the impact of relationships, I often show the clip of the still face experiment mentioned in this article. You can view it here:
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