Antisocial Teenagers Unable to Empathize | De | Scoop.it

Antisocial behavior in teens is worsening as their usage of social media, TV and games increases.


They become immune to how others feel and cannot sympathize with them. A recent study set out to find a connection between antisocial teenagers and their inability to empathize. Researchers found a link to regions of the brain that are used to process information and control impulses. When these brain activity centers are underdeveloped, it creates an inability to show empathy.

 

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When these brain activity centers are
underdeveloped, it creates an inability
to show empathy.

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Via Edwin Rutsch