Healthy Devlopment in Early Childhood

Healthy development in the early years provides the building blocks for educational achievement, economic productivity, responsible citizenship, lifelong health, strong communities, and successful parenting of the next generation. This three-part video series from the Center and the National Scientific Council on the Developing Child depicts how advances in neuroscience, molecular biology, and genomics now give us a much better understanding of how early experiences are built into our bodies and brains, for better or for worse.

 Experiences Build Brain Structure

 

 

Serve and Return Interaction Shapes Brain Circuitry

 

 

Toxic Stress Derails Healthy Development

 

 

 

 

 

 

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