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05 Oct October

Adolescent alcohol and substance use: Peers, parents, and propaganda

Monday, 5 October 2015 at 12:00pm - William James Building, 275 Leith Walk, Seminar Room,103
Adolescents continue to use and experiment with alcohol and other substances despite the known legal and health problems associated with their use. This presentation will discuss the Baylor Adolescent Alcohol Project research on the influence of peers, family relationships, parenting, and the media on adolescent substance use and abuse. Implications for screening and brief interventions will be discussed.