The Programming of the Social Brain by Stress During Childhood and Adolescence: From Rodents to Humans.


The quality and quantity of social experience is fundamental to an individual's health and well-being. Early life stress is known to be an important factor in the programming of the social brain that exerts detrimental effects on social behaviors. The peri-adolescent period, comprising late childhood and adolescence, represents a critical developmental… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/7854_2015_430