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Self-esteem, loneliness, and locus of control as predictors of adolescent alcohol use

Deborah Anne Sundheimer

Self-esteem, loneliness, and locus of control as predictors of adolescent alcohol use

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Youth -- Alcohol use -- Study and teaching,
  • Children -- Alcohol use,
  • Youth -- Drug use -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Self-esteem -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Deborah Anne Sundheimer
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 73 leaves :
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18004783M

    Self-control, belief in internal and external control and self-esteem were measured by standardized self-reported questionnaires. Subjects completed The Offer Self-Image Questionnaire, Gliszczynska's I-E Scale and Battle's Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories for Children and Adults. (). Perception of competence 8c locus of control for positive and negative outcomes. (). Personal, health, academic and environmental predictors of stress for residence hall students. (). Personality dimensions, sense of coherence and self-esteem as Risk/protective factors for smoking among university students. ().Author: Micheal Ezenna Agwu.


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Self-esteem, loneliness, and locus of control as predictors of adolescent alcohol use by Deborah Anne Sundheimer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Deborah Anne Sundheimer has written: 'Self-esteem, loneliness, and locus of control as predictors of adolescent alcohol use' -- subject(s): Study and. There have been a number of studies showing the relationships between Internet addiction and psychological traits, including self-esteem, 7 social self-efficacy and locus of control.

The model of problematic Internet use advanced and tested in the current study proposes that individuals' psychosocial well-being, along with their beliefs about interpersonal communication (both face-to-face and online) are important cognitive predictors of negative outcomes arising from Internet use.

The study examined the extent to which Cited by: Latent growth modeling was used to test dynamic relations between self-esteem and alcohol use in middle school youth assessed at four time points. The model of problematic Internet use advanced and tested in the current study proposes that individuals' psychosocial well-being, An Empirical Study of Problematic Internet Use and Self-Esteem.

Examining Relations between Locus of Control, Loneliness, Subjective Well-Being, and Preference for Online Social by:   Agents, those who prayed, revealed the most significant improvements on self-esteem measures, indicating that locus of control may be a reason for the link between religiosity and self-esteem.

The act of praying for other people may confer the sense of empowerment and social connection that are more important for raising self-esteem than the.

Self-esteem is an integral part of personal happiness, fulfilling relationships and achievement. This test is designed to evaluate your general level of. Substantial numbers of studies show a low level of selfesteem among socially isolated parents who abuse their children; high self-esteem is associated with the use of contraceptives by teenage girls; measures of high self-esteem correlate positively with achievement in the classroom, and, as self-esteem decreases, so does academic achievement.

Furthermore, low but significant correlations with clinical symptoms of alcohol abuse emerged, while quantitative aspects such as duration and level of the alcohol consumption were unrelated at the first assessment, which was referring to past life as a whole Achievements on the intellectual tests were unrelated to loneliness, as were most of Cited by: Individuals with high levels of anxiety and depression and low self-esteem may turn to drug use as a means of escape (Vungkhanching, Sher, Jackson, & Parra, ).

Drug and alcohol use by college students is often associated with a need to either Cited by: 4. The control conditions (which indicate whether there is a link between self-esteem and performance in the absence of special interventions) typically showed no difference in performance as a function of self-esteem, whereas ego threat in the form of critical feedback on a prior test caused people with high self-esteem to perform worse than Cited by: Pathological use of computer and video games has been associated with indicators of psychosocial well-being, such as loneliness, low self-esteem, low social competence, and low life satisfaction.

However, few studies have decisively demonstrated whether these indicators of psychosocial well-being are causes or Self-esteem of pathological : S LemmensJeroen, M ValkenburgPatti, PeterJochen. Pathological use of computer and video games has been associated with indicators of psychosocial well-being, such as loneliness, low self-esteem, low social competence, and low life satisfaction.

However, few studies have decisively demonstrated whether these indicators of psychosocial well-being are causes or consequences of pathological by:   Eating disorders and dysfunctional exercise.

Body image concerns for adolescents extend beyond vanity and attitudes about appearance. Body dissatisfaction among adolescent samples has been consistently shown to be the strongest predictor of disordered eating behaviors and clinical eating disorders across psychosocial variables, such as perfectionism and locus of control Cited by: Start studying Final Exam Personality Psych.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. It is probably less adaptive to have an internal locus of control.

Women's self-esteem dips down through the adolescent years. Predictors of, and pathways to, substance use during early adolescen ce are important to understand because the greatest escalation of alcohol use occurs between the ages of 12 and 15 years of age (Brown, ) the initiation of cigarette use begins as e arly as % of students 12 years or older reported using marijuana within the past month.

Self-esteem and internal locus of control were found to mediate depression in a mixed group of maltreated adolescents (Moran and Eckenrode, in press). Feelings of hopelessness, of loss of control of one's life course, may decrease a person's ability to deal with stressful life events.

Using data from Add Health (n = 16,), the present study builds on this literature by examining family-level predictors of adolescent depressive symptoms, delinquency, failing a class, heavy alcohol use, tobacco use, and marijuana use.

When high self-esteem people are confronted with a negative evaluation, they A easily blame others for the results. B tell themselves how well they do in other areas.

C distort the outcome or deny the evaluation. D begin to self-disclose at higher rates. Confidence is a state of being clear headed either that a hypothesis or prediction is correct or that a chosen course of action is the best or most effective.

Confidence comes from a latin word fidere' which means "to trust"; therefore, having a self-confidence is having trust in one's self.

Arrogance or hubris in this comparison is having unmerited confidence – believing something or. Low self-esteem and depression are strongly related, but there is not yet consistent evidence on the nature of the relation.

Whereas the vulnerability model states that low self-esteem contributes to depression, the scar model states that depression erodes self-esteem. Furthermore, it is unknown whether the models are specific for depression or whether they are also valid for Cited by: Objective: The purpose of this study is to adapt short form of the UCLA Loneliness Scale (ULS-8) to Turkish and investigate the validity and reliability of the scale for Turkish adolescents.

Method: The participants in this study were high school students aged between 14 and Among the participants (%) were male, (%) were female and mean age was found to be. Variables entered on Step 1 (gender, self‐esteem, shyness, locus of control, loneliness, and four dimensions of sensation‐seeking) accounted for 22% of the variance (Rp Cited by:   INTRODUCTION.

The prevalence of Internet addiction in Korea is markedly high, ranging from % to %. 1, 2 Within recent decades, Internet addiction has emerged as a serious public health issue in Korea.

Thus, there is an urgent need to gain a comprehensive understanding of this phenomenon and to develop effective strategies for both prevention and Cited by: This study was designed to assess level of self‐esteem and locus of control as well as to manage low self‐esteem among psychoactive substance abusers as carried out in two stages.

In the assessment stage, the Index of Self Esteem (ISE) and Nowicki‐Strickland Locus of Control Scale (N‐SLCS) were administered to 50 substance abuse.

The National Study of Youth and Religion is a research project directed by Christian Smith, Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Notre Dame and Lisa Pearce, Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

This project, generously supported by Lilly Endowment Inc., began in August and is currently funded. Gender differences related to weight history, eating patterns, efficacy expectations, self-esteem, and weight loss among participants in a weight reduction Cited by: CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title.

CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14). Introduction. Most adolescents who use tobacco regularly (e.g., monthly or greater) continue use into adulthood.

For example, while only five percent of adolescent smokers view themselves as smoking five years later, 75% actually are smoking eight years later [].Risk for developing tobacco-related disease increases as a function of duration of time tobacco is used Cited by:   “Off your Face(book)”: Alcohol in online social identity construction and its relation to problem drinking in university students.

Drug and Alcohol Review, 31, 20 - doi: /jxCited by:   Internet addiction among college students in terms of causes and effects are investigated. Correlation study method is utilized; structural equation modelling is applied to analyze the data.

There are fifteen hypotheses generated for the model. The data is collected via numerous instruments proven as reliable and valid by the previous : Meltem Huri Baturay, Sacip Toker. Two analyses were conducted to examine gender differences in global self-esteem. In Analysis I, a computerized literature search yielded effect sizes, representing the testing of 97, respondents.

The overall effect size wasa small difference favoring males. A significant quadratic effect of age indicated that the largest effect emerged in late adolescence (d = ).Cited by: This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

The present study examined demographic and psychological correlates of help-seeking behavior in a sample of ( males, females) adolescents, ranging in age from 12 to 19 years (mean age = years).

Adolescents were administered measures of self-worth, self-consciousness, and locus of control. Adolescents were also asked to report whether or not Author: Jennifer R. Muller. The purpose of this book is to offer students an advanced textbook that explores forefront issues in the study of child and adolescent development.

The book’s chapters are written as state-of-the-science reviews by leading scholars who themselves have been making groundbreaking contributions to the topics that they discuss.

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Aim and objectives: In the USA, undergraduate students gain more weight in the first year in college than at any other point in their lives. However, the factors that predict their weight gain are unknown. The purpose of this study was to explore the predictors of weight gain among first-year college students at a US college over a 3-month.

Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D. Director National Institute on Drug Abuse. For the past 20 years, the National Institute on Drug Abuse has supported extensive research into the design and testing of theory-based drug abuse prevention interventions that have the potential for effectively addressing one of America's most serious public health problems - drug abuse and addiction.Assessment Scales in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Assessment Scales in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Atypicality, Depression, Hyperactivity, Interpersonal relations, Locus of Control, Relations with parents, Self-Esteem, Self-Reliance, Sensation Seeking, Sense of Inadequacy, Social Stress, Somatization.

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