Essays about: "adolescence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 81 essays containing the word adolescence.

  1. 1. Friends don’t come easy- but most find a way: A qualitative study of refugee adolescents’ relationships with their peers

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Mina Nilsson Grip; Ylva Liljedahl; [2021]
    Keywords : newly arrived refugee adolescents; peer relationships; coping; adjustment; thematic analysis;

    Abstract : A significant proportion of Sweden’s population consists of immigrants and refugees, many of whom are adolescents. Resettlement in a new host culture could be extra challenging during adolescence due to the additional burden that developmental tasks bring to the refugee adolescents’ daily life. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Consequences of Childhood and Adolescent Mental Health on Labour Market Outcomes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Michael Möller; [2021]
    Keywords : Mental Disorders; National Comorbidity Survey; Fluoxetine; Labour Force Participation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The use of antidepressants to treat pediatric mental disorders is contentious as for instancethe FDA black box warning in 2004 has shown. Using cross-sectional data containing ret-rospective mental health diagnostics, I study outcomes of childhood and adolescence mentalhealth on labour supply and overall health in adulthood among those who were and werenot affected by the market entry of fluoxetine, a new drug for mental disorders. READ MORE

  3. 3. The adolescent brain on social-media : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Michaela Åström; [2021]
    Keywords : Adolescence; neuroimaging; social brain; social rewards; social-media use SMU ;

    Abstract : Adolescence is an exceptional period of life, not least in terms of social and brain development. Friends become increasingly important, susceptibility to peer rejection increases, and brain regions involved in social cognition are predicted to go through major changes. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Dilemmal Socialization on Social Media Platforms : A Qualitative Study on the Experience of Online Socialization and the Infrastructure of Social Media Platforms

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Nour Fahed; [2021]
    Keywords : Front stage backstage; algorithm; mediatization; social identity; cyberbullying; social Habitus; phatic communication; adolescence;

    Abstract : Social media effects may affect self-perception and the way media users live their offline lives. The purpose of this essay was to examine the phenomenon of social media saturation in order to understand the possible risks to the development of human identity during the adolescent period. READ MORE

  5. 5. The relationship between mental health in adolescents having self-reported neurodevelopmental disorders and sources of parental knowledge: A cross-sectional study

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Lotte Sophie Moes; [2021]
    Keywords : adolescents; adolescence; neurodevelopmental disorders; NDD; parent-adolescent interaction; parental knowledge; adolescent disclosure; mental health; well-being;

    Abstract : The present study aimed to compare adolescents (14-15 years old) having self-reported neurodevelopmental disorders classified as flourishing with those adolescents classified as non- flourishing concerning rated mental health problems and adolescent perceptions of adolescent disclosure and parental control. The present study used a cross-sectional design based on a secondary analysis of data collected in the LoRDIA research program. READ MORE