InBrief: The Impact of Early Adversity on Children’s Development

What happens in early childhood can matter for a lifetime. To successfully manage our society‚Äôs future, we must recognize problems and address them before they get worse. In early childhood, research on the biology of stress shows how major adversity, such as extreme poverty, abuse, or neglect can weaken developing brain architecture and permanently set … Continue reading InBrief: The Impact of Early Adversity on Children’s Development