Alcohol affects the adolescent brain differently than it affects the adult brain — because the human brain isn’t fully developed until about age 25. Learn how alcohol affects the adolescent brain and use the knowledge to talk to your kids about the dangers.
These videos feature medical professionals Dr. Donita Robinson, Dr. Wilkie Wilson, and Dr. Cynthia Kuhn. They explain the research on the adolescent brain and how alcohol impacts it. And mom Samantha Brewster shares the story of her son Austin, and how one decision changed her life forever.