Developmental associations between substance use and violence.

  title={Developmental associations between substance use and violence.},
  author={H. White and R. Loeber and M. Stouthamer-Loeber and D. Farrington},
  journal={Development and psychopathology},
  volume={11 4},
  • H. White, R. Loeber, +1 author D. Farrington
  • Published 1999
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Development and psychopathology
  • This study examined the developmental associations between substance use and violence. We examined the trends in each behavior throughout adolescence, how the behaviors covaried over time, and the symmetry of associations taking into account frequency and severity of each behavior. We also examined whether changes in one behavior affected changes in the other behavior over time. Six years of annual data were analyzed for 506 boys who were in the seventh grade at the first assessment. Concurrent… CONTINUE READING

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