Wellbeing During the Covid-19 Pandemic

With the start of our new SYNC lab, we launched a new line of research on the wellbeing of adolescents and young adults during the COVID-19 crisis. This¬†pandemic crisis results in a unique set of experiences for adolescents and young adults. It is currently unknown how they experience this crisis and how it affects their willingness to contribute to the …

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Prosocial Behavior

Prosocial behavior is essential for forming and maintaining social relationships, which is an important developmental goal for adolescents. Various forms of prosocial behavior can be distinguished, including helping, cooperating, and giving. However, it remains unclear how these forms develop within individuals over the course of adolescence, both behaviorally and neurally. Brainlinks is a large ongoing longitudinal project designed to gain …