Sexual discounting among high-risk youth ages 18-24: implications for sexual and substance use risk behaviors.

@article{Dariotis2015SexualDA,
  title={Sexual discounting among high-risk youth ages 18-24: implications for sexual and substance use risk behaviors.},
  author={Jacinda K. Dariotis and Matthew W. Johnson},
  journal={Experimental and clinical psychopharmacology},
  year={2015},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={
          49-58
        }
}
Youth under 25 show substantial sexual and substance use risk behaviors. One factor associated with risk behaviors is delay discounting, the devaluation of delayed outcomes. This study determined if delay discounting for sexual outcomes is related to sexual risk and substance use among 18-24 year olds. Females (70) and males (56) completed the Sexual Discounting Task, which assessed their likelihood of having unprotected immediate sex versus waiting for sex with a condom, at various delays… CONTINUE READING
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