Unformatted text preview: a. Difficult parental relationships because can challenge parents 5. Mark of intellectual improvement b. Cultural pressures/expectations i. Clear divide between child-adult 1. US – 18 ii. Teens – not adults/not children 1. Sub-culture identify with each other 2. Peers become important a. Dressing similarly b. Help friends c. Majority of kids make it through fine d. Most vulnerable period for deaths not related to medical reasons i. Suicide ii. Alcohol overdose iii. Car accidents e. Committing crimes more often...
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- Fall '08
- Developmental Psychology, Adolescence I. Period, Hormonal changes impact, Love hypothetical thinking