Alcohol and Adolescent Psychopathology

  • Robert B. Millman
  • Elizabeth T. Khuri


Most people begin drinking alcohol during the adolescent years and, just as their parents do, use and abuse alcohol more than any other psychoactive drug. Most of them do not get into trouble, and the alcohol use may be considered appropriate for their age and sociocultural milieu. At the same time, the alcohol use does have profound impact on many young people, and behavior patterns are often developed that will be destructive in later years.1,2


Young People Drug Abuse Alcohol Abuse Psychoactive Drug Adolescent Alcohol 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert B. Millman
    • 1
  • Elizabeth T. Khuri
    • 1
  1. 1.Cornell University Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA

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