Science explains why your teenager makes you crazy…. and what you can do about it.

August 4, 2015

I’m so pleased to have my writing in the Spring 2015 Amherst Magazine.

It’s called “My Amygdala Ate My Homework,” and it discusses the impact of changes in the brain during adolescence. (A version of this was published first in

If you went to Amherst, you can read the copy already on your coffee table.

If not, click on the link above and scroll to pages 16 and 17; there’s a handy feature to zoom in to read the fine print if you, like me, have aging eyes

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