Title

Age of First Use and Present Use of Alcohol by Undergraduates

Abstract

This study assessed age of first experimentation with alcohol and its present use and consequences of use by 231 college students at a midwestern university. Early alcohol use was significantly associated with present use of alcohol, negative consequences of present alcohol use, and several measures of adjustment including academic and personal-emotional adjustment.

Department(s)

Psychological Science

Comments

Frances M. Montgomery published as Frances M. Haemmerlie

Keywords and Phrases

Adolescent; Adult; Age; Child; Drinking Behavior; Female; Human; Incidence; Male; Prevalence; Psychological Aspect; Social Adaptation; Socioeconomics; Student; United States; Age Factors; Alcohol Drinking; Cross-Sectional Studies; Educational Status; Missouri; Social Adjustment

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

332941

Document Type

Article - Journal

Document Version

Citation

File Type

text

Language(s)

English

Rights

© 1994 Ammons Scientific Ltd, All rights reserved.


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