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Unformatted text preview: o FHP [family history positive] (Alcoholic Parent) -> Excitement Seeking -> Drink More -> More Alcohol Problems Pathways to Alcohol Problems [Diagram] o Parental problems, offspring personality, alcohol expectancies and alcohol use and abuse Alcohol Expectancies and avoidant styles of coping o Avoidant style = maladaptive emotion-focused coping. o [Diagram] An avoidant style of coping (emotion focused) is associated with drinking to cope for those who also think that alcohol has many positive effects. REVIEW!!! o If you have a family history of alcoholism, this associates to likelihood of social deviance, which in turn, related to likelihood of developing alcoholic problems....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PSY-P 102 taught by Professor Finn during the Spring '08 term at Indiana.
- Spring '08