RESOURCES ON POVERTY AND THE DEVELOPING BRAIN

Connecting the Brain to the Rest of the Body: Early Childhood Development and Lifelong Health Are Deeply Intertwined,” National Scientific Council on the Developing Child, 2020

Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University, resource library including “8 Things to Remember about Child Development

Landmark study of adolescent brain development renews for additional seven years,” National Institutes of Health study on the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study, April 2020

Pew Research Center, resources on education and early childhood development

__“Lower-income parents most concerned about their children falling behind amid COVID-19 school closures,” April 2020

Stress and the Developing Brain,” Center for Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation, Georgetown University

Racial Disparities in Child Adversity in the U.S.: Interactions With Family Immigration History and Income,” Natalie Slopen, Jack P. Shonkoff, Michelle A. Albert, Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Aryana Jacobs, Rebecca Stoltz and David R. Williams,  American Journal of Preventive Medicine, January 2016

National Child Traumatic Stress Network, resources

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, resources on understanding child trauma

Children’s Institute, research and evaluation

Will pandemic ‘coronababies’ live with long-term trauma?” Stav Dimitropoulos, National Geographic, September 2020