Urgency traits and problematic substance use in adolescence: Direct effects and moderation of perceived peer use.

@article{Stautz2014UrgencyTA,
  title={Urgency traits and problematic substance use in adolescence: Direct effects and moderation of perceived peer use.},
  author={Kaidy Stautz and Andrew Raxworthy Cooper},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={487-97}
}
Negative and positive urgency are facets of trait impulsivity that have been identified as possible risk factors for problematic substance use. Relationships between these traits and substance use measures have not yet been widely investigated in adolescents. In the current study, a sample of 270 adolescent students completed self-report measures of… CONTINUE READING