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Understanding “At Risk”


Understanding “At Risk”


Dr. Karen Pape has observed an exuberant neuroplasticity in the first four years of an infant’s life, even when that infant is originally seen as “at-risk”. She also notes there are significant developmental changes in children from the age of four to six. Dr. Pape encourages parents to develop hopeful parenting habits and consult their doctors with the understanding that their child’s brain is always changing and might be more resilient than expected.

Dr. Karen Pape
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