Parental attachment, parental control, and early development of alcohol use: a longitudinal study.

  title={Parental attachment, parental control, and early development of alcohol use: a longitudinal study.},
  author={Haske van der Vorst and Rutger Cme Engels and Wim H J Meeus and Maja Dekovi{\'c}},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  volume={20 2},
The authors explored the predictive influence of both parental attachment and parental control on early onset of alcohol consumption in adolescence by use of a longitudinal sample of 1,012 young adolescents. Whether the relationship between parental control and adolescents' drinking is moderated by parental attachment was also examined. Consistent with other studies, attachment and strict control were cross-sectionally related to adolescents' alcohol use at all 3 measurements. However, the… 

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