Dr. Tanner is an editor of the The Yellowbrick Journal, a publication of the Yellowbrick Foundation that explores the challenges emerging adults experience throughout their transition into adulthood, focusing on the groundbreaking research and innovative treatments that are enhancing outcomes and changing lives.
SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF EMERGING ADULTHOOD
Jennifer Tanner is the Co-Chair of the
Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood (SSEA)
Established in 2003, the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood (SSEA) is a network of international, multidisciplinary professionals focused on theoretical, empirical, and policy research issues of emerging adulthood, ages 18 to 29. Through education, research, applied services, and advocacy activities, the SSEA strives to enhance professional and public awareness of emerging adulthood as a unique stage of human development.
Announcing the 5th SSEA Conference, scheduled for 2011 in Providence, RI.
FOCAL POINT ARTICLE
Community mental health for emerging adults
Developmental theory of emerging adulthood offers a new framework for thinking about and responding to the mental health needs of 18 to 29 year-olds.