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The life scripts and object relations of adolescents in families and in residential substitute care.
The aim of this research was to compare the quality of parent- child relationships and child development in a group of 20 adolescents (aged 13-17) who were raised in intact families of origin (Family Group: N1 = 20, x ...
An investigation into the relationship between coping strategies and suicidal ideation in a South African sample of male adolescents.
Adolescence is generally regarded as a time of developmental change in all aspects: physical, emotional and psychological. This change is difficult and stressful for the adolescent to comprehend and assimilate into their ...
The outcomes of a wilderness experience programme on the resilience and psychological adjustment of South African adolescents.
Wilderness therapy is emerging as a promising approach in helping adolescents (Higgens, 1999), even though many questions about this mode of therapy remain unanswered. Although there is a substantial body of research ...
Alcohol use and abuse among female high school learners : a qualitative approach.
The increasing levels and more frequent use of alcohol among females especially those in younger age groups has been noted with concern worldwide. However qualitative data on this problem is limited. This study therefore ...
Role models and values of school-going black adolescents.
Adolescent development and adjustment are matters of serious concern not only for parents but also to those involved in education and in the welfare of young people as well as in the progress of our society. Youth represent ...