ERIC Number: EJ459032
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Predictors of Depression in Street Youth.
Smart, Reginald G.; Walsh, Gordon W.
Adolescence, v28 n109 p41-53 Spr 1993
Interviewed 145 adolescent street youth in Toronto, Canada, to examine association of depression with alcohol and drug use and related problems, social supports, self-esteem, family background, and alcohol and drug use among family members. Results indicated that best predictors of depression among street youth were self-esteem and length of time spent in hostel. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Canada