What is the adolescent period?

QuestionsCategory: Childhood and Growing UpWhat is the adolescent period?
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The adolescent period refers to the phase between childhood and adulthood. The period begins from 12-13 years and lasts until 18-19 years. According to A.T. Jerslid, “Adolescence is that span of years during which boys and girls move from childhood to adulthood, mentally, emotionally, socially, and physically.” Also read: The special needs of adolescence