Fact sheet: Transitioning from childhood to adolescence

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Puberty is a time of significant change physically, psychologically and emotionally for young people. It is a process triggered by hormones that has evolved over time to ensure reproductive and parenting success.

The Centre for Adolescent Health, in conjunction with the Response Ability initiative, have produced a fact sheet about transition between childhood and adolescence.

  • Transitioning from childhood to adolescence

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