The ecology of the child: a post-modern view of pediatric mental health. scott shannon, md university of colorado. Agenda:. The brain The science The data The problem A solution. The Brain:. The magic of the child ’ s brain. The brain accounts for over 1/2 of the human genome
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The ecology of the child:a post-modern view of pediatric mental health
scott shannon, md
university of colorado
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Scott Shannon, MD
Fort Collins, Colorado 80525