Adolescents' negative attitudes towards non-drinkers: a novel predictor of risky drinking.

@article{Regan2013AdolescentsNA,
  title={Adolescents' negative attitudes towards non-drinkers: a novel predictor of risky drinking.},
  author={Daniel Regan and Todd Graham Morrison},
  journal={Journal of health psychology},
  year={2013},
  volume={18 11},
  pages={1465-77}
}
The Regan Attitudes towards Non-Drinkers Scale was developed to address the concept that consumption of alcohol may serve as a means of avoiding social costs associated with being a non-drinker. This study sought to examine the Regan Attitudes towards Non-Drinkers Scale within a sample of Irish school-age adolescents. Results indicated that the Regan Attitudes towards Non-Drinkers Scale was a statistically significant predictor of self-reported problematic drinking. The findings of this study… CONTINUE READING

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