At-Risk Continuum- Adolescence need to be exposed to some level
of risk. Being challenged in important for development.
Protecting adolescence can have detrimental affects of development
because they are not learning coping skills.
Resilience- An outcome
Adolescence- Transition from childhood to adulthood
- Changes on a physical, cognitive & psychological level
- Shifts in social role
- Begins with the onset of puberty.
- Time for experimentation
Puberty- Process that takes years to co
Textbook - Laser, Julie Anne & Nicotera, Nicole (2011). Working with
Adolescents: A Guide for Practitioners, Guilford Press: New York. Chapter 1:
Challenges in Clinical Work with Adolescents:
What is adolescence?