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Fair Weather Ahead: Coping with Adolescent Stress
Janis Whitlock
2017

This webinar on stress in adolescence was presented to the Positive Youth Development Network in 2017.

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adolescent development

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Encouraging Growth Mindsets
Practice Matters
Kristen Elmore
2016

Growth mindsets support learning, while fixed mindsets can make us reluctant to challenge ourselves. How can youth work professionals encourage growth mindsets among adolescents?

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program planning, adolescent development

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Impact of Social Media
ACT for Youth Center of Excellence and Cornell University Social Media Lab
2016

What is the impact of social media on young people? In this video, we discuss both negative and positive effects on adolescent well-being, identities, and relationships.

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technology, new media, adolescent development, videos

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Mindset and Motivation in Adolescence
Research Facts and Findings
Kristen Elmore
2016

"Growth" and "fixed" mindsets have an impact on our levels of achievement and how we feel about failure and learning. In this article, Kristen Elmore introduces the research on mindsets.

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adolescents, learning, Carol Dweck, adolescent development, youth development

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"Who Am I?" -- Identity Formation in Adolescence
Rachel Sumner
2015

This handout provides a brief overview of adolescent identity development.

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Etapas del Desarrollo en Adolescentes
PYD Resources in Spanish
ACT for Youth Center of Excellence
2015

This chart summarizes the stages of adolescent development. Spanish translation of Stages of Adolescent Development (summary chart).

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adolescence, puberty, youth development, teenagers, teens, en Español

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Purpose in Adolescence
Research Facts and Findings
Anthony L. Burrow, Rachel Sumner, and Melanie Netter
2014

In this article, the authors examine evidence that purpose is an important resource that adolescents can use to successfully navigate challenges and even thrive.

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positive youth development, adolescent development

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Challenging Casanova: Moving beyond the notion that "all boys want sex"
Practice Matters
Andrew Smiler
2013

Most guys aren't promiscuous, but the damaging image of the "player" is embedded in our culture. In this article, Andrew Smiler discusses how parents and youth workers can help boys learn to resist the stereotype.

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adolescent development, boys, males, relationships, sexual development

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Gender and Sexual Health, Part 1: Understanding Gender and Gender Equality
Research Facts and Findings
Lori A. Rolleri
2013

In Part One of the Gender and Sexual Health series, Lori Rolleri discusses the meaning and theories of gender, and defines the components of gender equality.

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adolescent development, sexual health, gender-series

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Gender and Sexual Health, Part 2: Gender Norms and Sexual Health Behaviors
Research Facts and Findings
Lori A. Rolleri
2013

Part Two of the Gender and Sexual Health series focuses on how boys and girls are socialized to adopt gendered attitudes and behaviors, and how rigid norms affect sexual risk-taking behavior.

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adolescent development, sexual health, gender-series

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