Academic achievement in adolescent children of alcoholics.

  title={Academic achievement in adolescent children of alcoholics.},
  author={C E McGrath and Amy Watson and Laurie A Chassin},
  journal={Journal of studies on alcohol},
  volume={60 1},
OBJECTIVE The current study tested whether adolescent children of alcoholics (COAs) showed poorer academic performance than did demographically matched controls, and whether such parent alcoholism effects varied as a function of heterogeneity within the COA sample. In addition, controlling for parent educational attainment, we examined whether relations… CONTINUE READING