ERIC Number: EJ400146
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Impact of Parenting Factors, Deviant Peers, and Coping Style upon Adolescent Drug Use.
Simons, Ronald L.; Robertson, Joan F.
Family Relations, v38 n3 p273-81 Jul 1989
Developed and tested adolescent drug use model integrating social learning theory and recent stress and coping studies. Interviewed adolescents (N=343) aged 13-17 and found increase in adolescent drug use with presence of parental rejection, deviant peers, and combination of low self-esteem and avoidant coping style. Suggests both individual counseling and family therapy for treatment. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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