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Risk behaviour in adolescence

Matthias Richter

Risk behaviour in adolescence

patterns, determinants and consequences

by Matthias Richter

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Published by VS Research in Wiesbaden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health behavior in adolescence,
  • Risk-taking (Psychology) in adolescence,
  • Behavior disorders in adolescence

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMatthias Richter
    SeriesVS research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRJ506.R57 R53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination123 p. :
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25226958M
    ISBN 109783531173368
    LC Control Number2010451949

    Risk behaviour in adolescence: a general framework -- Risk behaviour as reaction to developmental tasks -- Functions of risk behaviour -- Integrative model of risk behaviour -- . Aug 22,  · The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors six categories of health-related behaviors that contribute to the leading causes of death and disability among youth and adults, including— Behaviors that contribute to unintentional injuries and violence.

    Buy Risk Behaviour in Adolescence by Matthias Richter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Adolescents At-Risk: A Literature Review of Problems, Attitudes, and Interventions. Adolescence has often been construed as a difficult period in life, consisting of storm and. stress. It has been termed a "period of great risk to healthy development" (Takanishi, , P. 86). It is estimated that % of adolescents engage in risk behaviors.

    adolescence (physical, social and emotional, cogni-tive, and moral) as they are intertwined with parents, emotionality, and risk-taking behavior. Although the tasks of adolescence are sufficiently distinct to war-rant consideration of each factor independently, they are in a . American School Health Association The National Adolescent Student Health Survey: A Report on the Health of America’s Youth. Oakland, CA: Society for Public Health Education. Arbuthnot, J., and D.A. Gordon Behavioral and cognitive effects of a moral reasoning development intervention for high-risk behavior-disordered adolescents.


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About this book. Adolescents are generally thought to be healthy. However, adolescent risk behaviours, such as substance use, a poor diet or early sexual activity, are topics that keep generating high academic and media ritacrossley.com: Matthias Richter.

ritacrossley.com: Risk Behaviour in Adolescence: Patterns, Determinants and Consequences Books Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Cited by: 9. Many of the adverse health consequences experienced by adolescents are, to a large extent, the result of their risk behaviors.

Many adolescents today, and perhaps an increasing number in the future, are at risk for death, disease, and other adverse health. The book describes the different risk behaviors, shows the linkages among them, explains the functions served by the various risk behaviors or the meanings they may have for the adolescent, examines how they vary with age, sex, and other demographic characteristics, demonstrates the influential role that Cited by: Adolescent Health: Understanding and Preventing Risk Behaviors provides a strong foundation in current research, theory, and policy for those who study and work with adolescents.

-- PsycCritiques, American Psychological Association (February 17,Vol. 55,). Development of lecture Risk Behavior and Addiction in adolescence. (Also available in a bundle with all the effects of the 8 lectures, or including summaries of all 24 articles). Many of the adverse health consequences experienced by adolescents are, to a large extent, the result of their risk behaviors.

Many adolescents today, and perhaps an increasing number in the. In this chapter, we examine the developmental characteristics, risky behaviors and counseling during adolescence period. Protective and risk factors are emphasized, prevention of risky behaviors.

Mar 01,  · The onset of multiple risk behaviours, such as smoking, anti-social behaviour, hazardous alcohol consumption and unprotected sexual intercourse, cluster in adolescence and are associated with increased risk of poor educational attainment, future morbidity and premature ritacrossley.com by: Apr 29,  · The Top Six Teen Risk Behaviors By Paradigm Malibu It’s true that teens are going to engage in some sort of risky behavior.

It goes hand in hand with their need to explore, discover, and grow, a psychological and emotional necessity at this stage in life. Information on Risk Behaviors for Parents with Teens (Ages ) Related Pages.

You may have questions about the risk behaviors that many teens face during the teenage years. If you don’t find what you are looking for, browse all parent topics or view CDC’s A to Z index for a more detailed list of topics.

First, many risk behaviors can either foster or impede the successful accomplishment of these tasks. Second, adolescents may turn to risky behaviors to help themselves cope with the failure to succeed in one of these areas.

Brown looked first at the relationship between risk-taking and the development of. Aug 03,  · Over the past several decades, the field of adolescent health and devel- ment has undergone a profound and pervasive transformation in the kno- edge and understanding of young lives.

Popular myths about adolescent- that they are hapless victims of “raging hormones”or risk-takers who see themselves as invulnerable - have been laid to rest. Jul 30,  · A lot of the dangerous risk taking in adolescence occurs in peer groups, the last factor on the list, when young people will collectively do what they would not do individually.

This is when peer pressure, which has an upside in how young people can support and look after each other, can have a downside as well. Con- siderable research has shown that adolescent risk behaviors are functional, purposive, instrumental, and goal-directed and that these goals are often cen- tral to normal adolescent Cited by: High-risk activities in adolescence—unprotected sex, substance abuse, violence, and other forms of risky behavior—remain a pervasive and costly problem in Western societies, despite extensive efforts to prevent or reduce these activities through intervention programs.

Jun 23,  · Risk behaviours in adolescence, such as alcohol intake, substance use, poor diet, physical inactivity and unprotected sex, are common.

1 The frequency of many of these behaviours increases through adolescence and can continue into adulthood with consequent morbidity and premature mortality. 2 While many studies examine the clustering of one or two behaviours 3, 4, few Cited by: Abstract.

The study of adolescent risk-taking behavior gained prominence in the s as it became increasingly evident that the majority of the morbidity and mortality during the second decade of life was behavioral in ritacrossley.com by: Dec 27,  · And since they cannot control choice, they need to inform it, specifically about the seven ‘deadly' risks of adolescence: social violence, accidental injury, daring behavior, school failure.

Risky behavior in adolescence is not only dangerous for the body; it’s also dangerous for the mind. Some experts believe that risk-taking may be linked to both teen depression and teenage anxiety. One of the most consistent findings in studies of adolescent problem behavior is that problems are interrelated.

For example, the same youth who engage in delinquent behavior are the ones more likely to smoke, drink alcohol in excess, use other drugs, engage in high-risk sexual behavior, drop out of school, or attempt suicide.At-risk behavior is anything that puts youth at risk for future negative consequences, like poor health, injury or death.

And while risky behavior as a teen isn't a new concept (most adults can likely recall at least a few poor choices they made as a teen), the type of risks teens are taking are shifting.This book is valuable reading for academics, practitioners and policy makers in a range of disciplines: sociology, psychology, educational sciences, public health and nursing sciences, with a special focus on adolescent risk behaviour.