The Challenges of Adolescence

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The Challenges of Adolescence

  1. 1. The Challenges of Adolescence !
  2. 2. What is the main task for adolescents ?
  3. 3. Finding their identity
  4. 4. So they try different roles in life
  5. 5. Who should I be now ?
  6. 6. Confused
  7. 7. Which leads to even more confusion
  8. 8. They face three main problems !
  9. 9. Conflicts with parents
  10. 10. Peer become more important
  11. 11. Why do we even exist ! Mood changes
  12. 12. Risky Behavior
  13. 13. Smoking
  14. 14. While influencing, the adolescents are influenced by their parents or by their friends. As the studies showed they cannot be influenced by both.
  15. 15. Who influences Adolescents more Parents, or peers?
  16. 16. Best friend smoker
  17. 17. As adolescents mature, the effect of friends’ smoking shows a tendency to increase
  18. 18. As a result it was found out that its very important to reduce smoking is from the parents smokers to stop smoking and have more conversation with their children
  19. 19. Adolescent and Self-esteem
  20. 20. 39% suffer from low self esteem
  21. 21. First stage is between ages 9-13
  22. 22. The second drop is between ages 18-23
  23. 23. When life gets harder.. and they cannot handle it
  24. 24. They make a wrong choice
  25. 25. They feel guilty that they already messed up in life
  26. 26. And they spend more time on penance than on recovery
  27. 27. ● Online text book. ● Janet M Distefan, B.A, Elizabeth A Gilpin, M.S, Won S Choi, Ph.D, John P Pierce, Ph.D.(1998, June). “Parental influences predict adolescent smoking in the United States, 1989– 1993”.Journal of Adolescent Health. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com.ezproxy.lib.cas.cz/science/article/pii/S10 ● Carl Pickhardt, Ph.D. (2010, September 6). “Adolescence and Self-esteem”. Journal of Psychology Today. Retrieved from http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/surviving-your-childs- adolescence/201009/adolescence-and-self-esteem. Bibliography

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