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For example, the branching of neurons in the prefrontal cortex becomes much more complex during adolescence, likely reﬂecting a more intricate web OF INFORMATION mOW )T IS AS IF THE CELLS CHANGE THEIR ARCHITECTURE IN ORDER to meet the increasingly difﬁcult cognitive and emotional challenges that they are being asked to master. By the end of the twenties, the proﬁle of cell-to-cell contacts reaches an adult pattern and the number of connections reaches a steady state that persists until old age.
Some parents are easy to talk to, some are great listeners, and some are harder to approach. But some of what happens depends on you, too. Since communication is a two-way street, the way you talk can inﬂuence how well a parent listens and understands you. So here are some guidelines to consider when talking to parents: s Be clear and direct. Be as clear as you can about what you think, feel, and want. Give details that can help parents understand Adolescent Health Sourcebook, Third Edition your situation.
Like a sophisticated computer, the maturing brain also grows circuits that can perform several tasks simultaneously and with ever-greater efﬁciency. As circuits mature, they become coated with a layer of a white fatty substance, myelin, which speeds communication, much like the insulation on electric wire. )N ADDITION CELLS THAT USE THE CHEMICAL MESSENGER DOPAMINEA neurotransmitter that, among other things, increases one’s capacity to learn in response to reward—increase the density of their connections with the prefrontal cortex.