PS 125 Discussion – 200 Or More Words, APA format

Let’s take a look at some recent cases of teen drug abuse:

Directions

After viewing the above videos, apply concepts from your text and readings that may help to explain the teens’ attitudes and willingness to use and abuse drugs.

  • – What cognitive factors explain the teens’ attitudes about drugs?
  • – What socioemotional factors explain the teens’ attitudes about drugs?
  • – Explain how these factors may play a role in teen addiction.
  • – If a parent of a teen came to you for advice about drug education, what would you tell them?