A healthy baby is born with 100 BILLION neurons, nearly twice as many neurons as adults, in a brain that’s half the size. Learn this and some basics about brain development in the early years. You don’t have to be a neuroscientist to understand your IMPACT on the brainLicensing Standard 746.1309 b1, d3 (Child Growth & Development; Understanding Early Brain Development)
Core Competencies: 1.1 (Child Development: Domains, Stages, and Milestones)
Victoria Hughes earned a Master’s and a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Texas Tech University. She currently facilitates adult learning sessions that support various initiatives focused on community assets development and individual strengths development. She is passionate about supporting individuals and teams to use their strengths to impact their communities and as a community group facilitator, she supports the mobilization of members toward a common goal to tackle tough issues that face families with children birth to five. Victoria currently lives in Amarillo, Texas with her husband, Diamon, and their daughters, Hope and Maya. Victoria enjoys spending time with family and traveling.