Psychometric properties of the Important People Instrument with college student drinkers.

@article{Hallgren2013PsychometricPO,
  title={Psychometric properties of the Important People Instrument with college student drinkers.},
  author={Kevin A Hallgren and Benjamin O. Ladd and Brenna L. Greenfield},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={819-25}
}
Alcohol use in college students is associated with a number of negative consequences, and specific characteristics of college students' social networks have been linked to hazardous or harmful alcohol use. College represents a time when social networks are changing significantly, both in terms of composition and relative influence of network members. However, the reliability and validity of one of the most common measures for assessing alcohol-specific social support, the Important People… CONTINUE READING