"Pruning" of the Adolescent Brain
In this article, the UCLA neuroscientist Daniel Siegel describes the role of pruning in the adolescent brain. Siegel's work has greatly influenced my "relational parenting" approach. 






A New Book About Adolescent Girls 
This psychologist's new book on  helping parents support their adolescent girls transition into young adulthood is a very good read! 










Updated Website
I would also like to take this opportunity to invite you to review  my updated website! I hope you find the new features of the website including a blog page, archival newsletter forum, and live coverage of my postings to Social Media platforms informative and useful!

 
James Tobin, Ph.D., PSY 22074 | 949-338-4388 | jt@jamestobinphd.com