Similarly, after statistical adjustment, adolescents
in the intervention group were a significant 1.
In order to identify different aspects of adolescent
individuation as described by Blos and Josselson researchers mainly use self-reported questionnaires, e.
who scored at or above the clinical cutoff on the ADI reported significantly more alcohol use, compared with those who scored below the clinical cutoff on the ADI, followed by adolescents
in the alcohol-negative group.
At discharge from the hospital, 40% of adolescent
mothers were breast-feeding, compared with 72% of adult mothers.
Embarrassment is a single item that was developed by Portes and Rumbaut (2001) to assess the extent to which the adolescent
feels embarrassment about his or her parents' cultural ways using the following scenario: "Feng and Long are both students whose parents are Hmong.
Promoting public and professional understanding of the impact of adolescent
substance use disorders upon families, schools, juvenile justice, peer influences, and the overall health and emotional wellness of the adolescent
During the meeting, panelists identified the most important harms associated with each substance and then rated how relevant the harm was to seventh and eighth graders, taking into account their probable exposure to the substance and adolescent
characteristics that affect their responsiveness to different types of information.
One participant described the relationship between emotional dependence and sex for adolescent
women confronted with a multitude of problems in different domains of their life in the following way:
These standards provide simple yet powerful steps that countries both rich and poor can immediately take to improve the health and wellbeing of their adolescents
, reflecting the stronger focus on adolescents
in the new Global Strategy for Women s, Children s and Adolescents
Health that was launched in New York in September, says Dr Anthony Costello, Director of Maternal, Children s and Adolescents
Health at WHO.
Andrea Boccelli, Publisher, added, "Elsevier is pleased to support making the scientific research published in the Journal of Adolescent
Health more accessible and understandable to teens and their parents.
The Minister said, adolescents
go through transition period between childhood and adult hood.
and they filled out questionnaires measuring demographic information, parent religiosity, adolescent
religiosity, risk behaviors, and emotional health.