ERIC Number: ED223949
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Adolescence and Stress. Report of an NIMH Conference on Research Directions for Understanding Stress Reactions in Adolescence (Rockville, Maryland, September 15-17, 1980).
Moore, Charlotte Dickinson, Ed.
This volume, a report of a National Institute of Mental Health Conference, presents a synopsis of the informal presentations and discussions along with a summary narrative and quotations from each of the three sessions. The first section of the book deals with adolescent personality, socioemotional, biological, and cognitive development. The second section focuses on the relationship of the adolescent with his/her family, peers, and school. The third section provides a roundtable discussion devoted to current research and conceptualization on stress responsivity. The report closes with a review of two longitudinal research programs dealing with ego resilience in children and adolescents. A references section and list of conference participants are appended. (JAC)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Adolescent Development, Adolescents, Coping, Developmental Tasks, Longitudinal Studies, Parent Child Relationship, Peer Relationship, Personality Development, Secondary Education, State of the Art Reviews, Stress Variables, Student School Relationship
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHHS), Rockville, MD. Div. of Scientific and Public Information.