Betty and Bernard S. Shapiro Family Endowment Lecture
Podcast recorded live on May 16, 2016
Shaare Zion Congregation
Listen to Dr. Laurence Steinberg’s groundbreaking public lecture on adolescence in which he provides parents and professionals with strategies and concrete tools to guide them through this very important age of opportunity.
Dr. Laurence Steinberg is one of the world's leading experts on adolescence and is a Distinguished University Professor, researcher and the Laura H. Carnell Professor of Psychology at Temple University. Dr. Steinberg is the author of approximately 400 articles and essays on adolescent development and the author or editor of 17 books. He has been a featured guest on numerous television programs including CBS Morning News, Today, Good Morning America, 20/20, Dateline, PBS News Hour, and The Oprah Winfrey Show, and is a consultant for print and electronic media aimed at adolescents. Dr. Steinberg's research has focused on adolescent brain development, risk-taking and decision-making, parent-adolescent relationships, adolescent employment, high school reform, and juvenile justice.