PhD student, University of Texas at Austin
Hae Yeon Lee is a PhD student studying adolescent development at the University of Texas at Austin, USA. Her research examines individual and environmental factors that contribute to social stress during adolescence. With field experiment and intervention approaches, her research also aims to identify effective psychological means to alleviate adolescent stress.
This month, more than 4 million students across the nation will begin high school. Many will do well. But many will not. Consider that nearly two-thirds of students will experience the ninth-grade shock, which...