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A Child"s Brain The Impact of Advanced Research on Cognitive and Social Behaviors by Mary Frank

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English


  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Psychology,
  • Psychotherapy - Child & Adolescent,
  • Mental Health,
  • Research,
  • Cognition in children,
  • Brain,
  • Child psychology,
  • Pediatric neuropsychology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8328902M
ISBN 100866562699
ISBN 109780866562690

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Overall, the book has good content but it did not seem to be something I would reach for to see if my child was functioning at a level his brain development would predict. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Celia Redmore. out of 5 stars Not Cited by:   Scans of preschoolers' brains show a stark difference in brain development when read to by a parent as compared to when they are playing on screens alone, studies show. Dr. Hutton claims that the picture book version is best for “turbo-charging” healthy brain networks. The combination in picture books of hearing a story read aloud while viewing the illustrations is optimal for young children — a “Goldilocks effect” of just the right amount of imagery to help activate their brains but not overload them with too much visual stimulation. Your Child's Brain on Books parents answered these questions up to 20 months after the children’s brain scans. Thus, the measure of book-reading .

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