Adverse consequences of student drinking: the role of sex, social anxiety, drinking motives.

@article{Norberg2011AdverseCO,
  title={Adverse consequences of student drinking: the role of sex, social anxiety, drinking motives.},
  author={Melissa M Norberg and Jake Olivier and Dion M Alperstein and Michael J Zvolensky and Alice R Norton},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  year={2011},
  volume={36 8},
  pages={821-8}
}
This study examined whether biological sex, social anxiety, and drinking motives relate differently to distinct types of alcohol-related consequences using Poisson regression. One hundred eighteen college students completed self-report measures assessing drinking motives and social anxiety and an interview assessing alcohol consumption and consequences. Highly socially anxious women were particularly apt to experience adverse role functioning consequences, while men were particularly apt to… CONTINUE READING