Why Religion Matters: The Impact of Religious Practice on Social Stability Published on January 25, 1996 by Patrick Fagan, Ph. D. Backgrounder #1064 • Print PDF • Download PDF Share • Facebook • Twitter • Email • More Introduction2 By extolling freedom of religion in the schools, President Bill Clinton has raised the level of […]

I would have preferred to tell you this personally, it’s a pity I didn’t have the chance to do so, but I want you to know how grateful we all are for your helping us with [help offered by the volunteer]. You have been an incredible volunteer, and because of your dedication and hard work […]

GENEz E-Business Plan   Contents Executive Summary Current Market Situation Basic Corporate Information Mission History, Management Biography Company Ownership Core Competencies Products External Environment Market Analysis Summary Competition Analysis Competitive Edge Strategies and Plans Business Strategy and Operating Plan Sales Strategy Sales Forecast Sales Projections Capital Spending Costs Pro Forma Profit and Loss Account Pro […]

The popularity of video games has increased tremendously since the release of the first video game in 1976. Little do we know how this newer technology is affecting the youth, for children and adolescents are the main users of video games. Children are being exposed to violence in the video games that have become so […]

The Supreme Court is weighing arguments for and against a California law banning the sale of violent video games to minors. The dispute is over whether it is a violation of free speech to ban them. But the issue is really about public health the health of those who play and the health of everyone […]

The Paradox of New Technologies by Dorothy Nixon tells how technology, like the phone, has changed us for the better and for the worse. Also, the author says that Americans describe smartphones as indispensable. She explains that though smartphones were important it is still a distraction at times and bit of a leash. As for […]

Video game history began in October 1958, where a physicist by the name of William Higinbotham showcased a basic tennis game, similar to the 1975 hit Pong. And as with everything new to the world, video games almost immediately picked of negative criticism, also, that criticism seemed to only grow as video games progressed throughout […]

Video gaming is a problem in today’s youth. Gaming, thought of as entertainment, is becoming known more as an addiction. Gamers are addicted to gaming like it is a drug, making these video games more of a danger. The games are played during school, and after school ruining the student’s grades and lower their academic […]

Video games have been criticized for making teens aggressive and antisocial or even depressed but in all actuality video games are life enhancing and improves your brain growth. The gaming world can be the helping aid of any age group, varying from young adult youth to middle aged adults as well as the senior citizens […]

Have you ever been comfortably relaxing playing any video games during your free time and wondered what is happening to your body while playing ? Majority would say video games would rot your brain, make you lazy or even become violent,but studies and even myself say otherwise. Video-Games have become a major part of kid’s […]

There are several health and behavioral symptoms of sleep deprivation. Obesity is one of the leading consequenses of sleep deprivation. Sleep helps the human body seperate the good fat from the bad fat that was consumed throughout the day. For example, we all go through stress such as teens having homework, jobs, and other distractions. […]

There are quite a few contributing factors that are considered when looking at childhood aggression. The main factors surround media violence. Violent media depicts intentional attempts by individuals to inflict harm on others. An individual can be a nonhuman cartoon character, a real person, or anything in between (EFFECTS ON VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES). Forms of […]

What is media violence ? and How is it really affecting children in this century. Media Violence is the kind of an extreme form of aggression that is produced due to constant exposure to aggressive and violent behavior in mass media, resulting in human suffering, lost lives, and economic hardship to our society as well […]

In the recent years, public places and schools are became target of gun violence. This issue is affecting the entire society. Back then parents felt that schools was a secure place to their kids, but the insecurity is taking place of it. Through human history violence always existed. Decades by decades people are manifesting the […]

Social networking sites offer people new and varied ways to communicate via the internet, whether through their PC or their mobile phone. Examples include MySpace, Facebook and Bebo. They allow people to easily and simply create their own online page or profile and to construct and display an online network of contacts, often called ‘friends’. […]

Abstract The purpose of this research is to determine why a person gets a tattoo and how society reacts to that person. Through Forest Hill Community High School students will participate in a questionnaire determining age, grade, if they have a tattoo, how many they have if they do, why they got their tattoo, why […]

There are a lot of incidences of bias and stereotypes in the manner in which the modern-day Medias perceive relationships. For instance, girls and women have been presented in many movies and advertisements with lots of stereotypes. Most of the stereotypes are limiting and degrading, and they have impacted on how women and girls view […]

Introduction Today’s youth have been told ever since they were very young that teenagers are violent, rude, and compulsive. Young children are still very reliant on adults which creates a deep trust to form between them and a need to conform to those adults’ view of the world. Therefore, when they are exposed to negative […]

The Effect of Women’s Self-Esteem on Voting for Donald Trump Introduction: It is hard to get people to tell the truth about their political beliefs, especially if they hold the fear of being judged. I have noticed both on and off William & Mary campus that people, women especially, are hesitant to say they voted […]

Abstract Being an adolescent usually means a stafe in life associate with a period of transition from childhood to adulthood. Therefore, adolescence generally is co-related with puberty, which consists of a biological phenonemon marked by the increase of hormones, adrenal and gonadal, resulting in development of secondary sex characteristics. This stage is also associated to […]

Within the Latin culture there are boundaries and limitations of expected gender roles for the females and males. Needless to say, these gender roles are often witnessed from a young age for Latin females and males within their home. Latinos who are less acculturated tend to embrace these gender specific ideologies about marriage, family and […]

The Significance of Childhood and Teen Depression Everyone encounters moments when they feel gloomy or unhappy. These are normal emotions that are a part of being a human. It is difficult, however, for people to notice the difference between feelings of sadness and feelings of depression. Depression is a self-destructing, unhealthy disorder that produces a […]

Emotional intelligence, a form of social intelligence encompasses an individuals capability to monitor their own and others emotions; using that information to guide their actions or thinking (Salovey & Mayer, 1990). In everyday encounters, we are consistently intermingling with other members of society. These encounters have a major effect on our emotions; which is why […]

Teenage years; a quest for self identity, a sense of self. In trying to find themselves, itr’s not uncommon to find a teenager experimenting with smoking, drugs, and sex. Teenagers use vulgar language, and are more rebellious than they were in their earlier years. In A Catcher in the Rye, a 16 year old boy […]

Psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and its functions, especially those whose behavior is affected in their given circumstance. It basically focuses on the mental or behavioral characteristics of an individual or group. In other words, psychology analyzes the mind and behavior of individuals and groups and it plays a role in […]

Single-Parent homes damage the lives of children, adolescents, and even adults. Family, a group consisting of children and two adults living together. But, not every family in the world consists of a father, mother, and a child. In today’s world the likelihood of children living in a single-parent home is very natural. In most situations […]

Abstract Drugs and alcohol have been in act since a very long time. They have been portrayed and considered cool. There are many movies, TV shows and videos in which acts like smoking cigarettes, drinking alcohol and doing drugs are put out for millions of audiences including young children, teenagers and adults. This has influenced […]

Drugs are a major cause of worldly disaster. The definition of drugs is a medicine or other substance which has a physiological effect when ingested or otherwise introduced into the body. There are all types of drugs that can be addictive, but some drugs are good and help people. Prescription drugs can be addictive if […]

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), bullying affects twenty percent of high school students. Bullying is a negative action that has continued to occur in education systems all around the world. There are a few reasons as to why the bullying rates seem to be increasing over the years. Nowadays it […]

The year stands 2018, and the technological advancements that this world has seen are unimaginable. From medical technologies, to cars that quite literally drive themselves, contemporary society, especially in that of America, revolves around these advancements. Despite the fact that technology has brought about myriad positive effects, one negative aspect, in part, is the current […]

As the uses of technology are rapidly rising, a new form of bullying has appeared. The newest form, known as cyberbullying, is, “the repeated use of technology to harass, humiliate or threaten” (Holladay, 2012). In South Hadley, Massachusetts, a new term “bullicide” was developed when Phoebe Prince committed suicide as a result of being cyberbullied. […]

Many people around the world now have access to the internet. Teenagers use the internet for many reasons such as socializing, education, and to maintain personal and professional relationships. However, some teenagers misuse the internet for wrong reasons such as cyberbullying and racisms through social media. Teenagers should only be allowed to use social media […]

Before the internet, bullying was a problem, a problem that occurred in school hallways and popular hangout spots. Face-to-face bullying could only reach so far, the victims could choose to walk away and find a safe place. Adolescents and teenagers were safe in the privacy of their own homes. Hateful words and physical harm could […]

The advancement of technology has helped society as it has provided opportunities for better communication and unlimited access to information. However, although electronic technology has various benefits, there are also consequences with using it (Wright 113). With approximately 71 percent of American children using social media, many adolescents are unaware of a world without technology […]

Question: When it comes to social media I grew up in a time where myspace was just coming out and was booming. Today there is Facebook, twitter, snapchat, Instagram and probably other forms of social media that I know nothing about. Along with social media, society has put a big emphasis on cyber bullying. There […]

Sigmund Freud believed that the psyche, what we call our personality, has three structures: the Id, the ego and the superego. The Id is the structure of personality consisting of our base instincts. It is completely unconscious and has zero contact with reality. The ego is the structure that concerns with reality and is considered […]

Teen suicides are on the rise in the United States for teens, especially girls. The suicide rate for young women ages 15 to 19 doubled between 2007 and 2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Furthermore, that numbers have worsened for both genders. Bullying in school for teens is something that has been happening for […]

There has been a point in someone’s life where they did not feel good enough. Everyone experiences not having the perfect body image, the perfect grades, or the popularity. Based off of a newsletter named Healthline they discovered that over 350 million people in the United States suffer from depression. One thing that does not […]

Almost everyone in the world has a device that they take everywhere they go. These little things we carry may be destroying society as we know it. The things we use to contact people are causing so many problems in today’s age. Most teens are using these 24/7, and it is causing our family time […]

Technology. Are we better off with it or without it? Can we keep up with the problems that it causes? These are the questions that are on everyone’s mind, especially those of us who deal with adolescents. Those of us who basically grew up last century (1950 1980) saw a lot of changes in technology. […]

Social media is everywhere in the society today and there is no hiding. According to a Pew survey in 2014-2015, 94% of teens have access to social media everyday. That number is growing at a exceptional rate and more than likely will not slow down. Social media has proven that it can have a positive […]

Laws that promote awareness and education about Cyber-Bullying are needed to help prevent more situations like that. Due to the growth of technology in the American society, younger generations are adapting to the excessive use of computers, cell phones, and social media. According to a study done by Amanda Lenhart, 87% of children who are […]

Cellphones have had many positive effects on the world. They have made it possible to instantly communicate with someone thousands of miles away from you with the touch of a finger. They allow you to play games, post things on social media, listen to music, or even video chat with anyone you want. It can […]

When teenagers leave their phones at home they tend to freak out and they think they are missing out on a lot. But in reality they aren’t missing out on anything, teenagers want to be so wrapped up in what’s going on in. Using cellphones in class interferes with students education, teenagers tend to worry […]

Social networks are an important part of the life of youth. Facebook is the most important and most popular between social networks of today, with more than two billion active users as of today. The impact of Facebook on younger generation is very powerful. Facebook was born as a medium for young and it continues […]

What can youth gain by developing metabolic fitness at a young age? Metabolic fitness is defined as the ability to provide enough energy to the muscles in a specific type of exercise. A young person stands to gain a lot by developing metabolic fitness early. First, developing metabolic fitness at an early stage will give […]

A divorce is the legal separation of a married couple. When the divorce is finalized, typically everything they owned together is split in half, if a prenup is not signed. This process works out when it comes to finances, houses, and cars. It does not work out so well when it comes to the children. […]

The amount of sleep, on average, that teenagers are getting is between 6 and 7 hours when they should be getting between 9 and 9 ?? hours. Many teenagers come to school and they are exhausted. That is because they are not getting enough sleep. Between homework, school, sports, family, and friends it is almost […]

August 1,2010 Personal Statement College Of New Rochelle As I a reflect on where I am in my life and the experiences that have bought me here. I look back on the many difficult and extremely challenging decisions I’ve had to make to get here. I like to think I am a reasonable person in […]

When my 8th grade English teacher told me that To Kill a Mockingbird had been banned in many middle school classrooms in America I was shocked. I later learned that this was because of the strong racial themes present in the time that the story takes place, the 1930s. Though before then I had never […]

Astonishingly, gangs come second to terrorists nationally, on works of pure evil (Chandler). Gangs are known for their mysterious background, making it hard for society to understand them. Youth are attracted to all the lies gangs sell: it is a social group, an easy way to make money, a way to feel loved and accepted. […]

Teen pregnancy is when a teen, nineteen or younger, has a child. This can lead to numerous problems, as it is a child having a child. Most teenage moms don’t graduate high school and have a harder time supporting themselves. Teen pregnancy negatively affects teen moms because it leads to health issues, a lower chance […]

Culture can be defined as human practices, the languages one speak, values that are based on ethnicity, religion, and common interest. It also includes the arts, social interactions of groups and people and human intellectual achievement. Culture can also be termed as and symbol of communication. The symbols of communication can include knowledge, skills acquired […]

Abstract Serial murder is one of the rarest forms of murder, yet it captivates and baffles many criminologists due to the ambiguous information available on the crime. A serial killer is an individual that commits more than three murders consecutively with a cooling off period. This paper will analyze and elaborate on what drives them […]

A growing problem facing America today is the rise in drug overdoses. In 2017, over 72,000 Americans died due to drug overdose (National Institute on Drug Abuse). Due to heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine, opioids, etc., thousands are losing their lives every year. Though the Justice Department is cracking down on drug dealers, some cities and states […]

Fewer than half of the young adults male and or female with a mental health problem will receive treatment in any way as fast as possible. A study says that only about 11% of Americans from ages 12 to 17 have been through depression or mental health problem in the past couple of years. (BK) […]

Introduction  The United Kingdom’s former Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli (1867), once said that “change is inevitable, change is constant.” Although it is true for most of the time, we must agree that there are certain things that have not changed, even after many years. One of them is of course, pollution; a topic that has […]

The use of social network sites, such as Facebook keeps on gaining popularity and poaching the lives of adolescents as well as other people, it is essential to pay attention to what extent the internet, interactive web or social networks impact the way we evolve self-esteem or well-being. Individuals are using social media to feel […]

Introduction Background of the Study Over the years, researchers have examined the effects of before and after the introduction of media to the community. The constant question which crops up on the effects of media is, will the exposure of youth to media violence cause increased levels of aggression and violent behavior. According to Huesmann […]

America was founded as a nation of immigrants. With the exception of Native Americans, who predate recorded history, Americans are descendants of people born elsewhere. Over the past 500 years, millions of people from different countries have come to the United States seeking freedom, peace, and the opportunity promised by the American Dream. Between the […]

Television is viewed by millions of people around the world on a daily basis. Every time you turn a television on, you witness explosions from bombings, threats, just violence in general, and that is just from the news channel itself. But television is not just bad, it could be beneficial as well. Media has also […]

ABSTRACT Site a statistical or longitudinal study in Abstract (Intro & Summary) Keywords: Transgender, Gender Nonconforming, Gender Queer, Gender Non-Binary, Gender Fluid, Gender Minority, Gender-Affirmative Care, Puberty Blockers, Hormone Blockers, Puberty Suppression, Gender-Affirming Hormones INTRODUCTION Gender identity refers to an individual’s psychological sense of one’s gender as male, female, or other (Connolly et al., 2016). […]

To what extent is a stable family vital for a successful society? What is a family? A family is a group that consists of adults and children that care for one another. When describing a family, people would usually talk about love, care, company and relationships. What is a stable family? To me, a stable […]

The teenage years, a complicated, thrilling, yet potentially problematic period in a person’s life. These years are full of all sorts of new beginnings and freedom. Teenagers are known for living a thrilling type of lifestyle filled with risky behavior and bad decisions. It is an era to make mistakes and learn. Mistakes, although should […]

Human beings start their lives in childhood and proceed to develop into adults. In the childhood stage of life, individuals engage in activities that have child orientation. They tend to be shy, and mixing with other people is a little bit challenging. It happens so if the people with whom they intend to socialize are […]

There are significant differences in the way Latina mothers and White mothers react to their child’s ASD diagnose. A study conducted by Lopez, Magaña, Xu and Guzman (2018), explored the reaction of mothers and their families to the diagnosis of ASD by comparing open-ended responses of 44 Latina mothers and 52 White mothers. The results […]

Children everywhere grow up in broken homes. According to National Center for Health Statistics, there was 2,245,404 marriages and 827,261 divorces in 2016. A great amount of marriages ended that year. I’ve known that a lot of parents want to just stay together for their kids, but some think divorce is their only option. The […]

Domestic violence is a problem that has caused many damaged to a lot of family through time. The person that commit domestic violence is because they lost they job and when they argue almost all the time with his wife or something had any mental problem. Beside that, domestic violence has a great influence on […]

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you a good person is the greatest accomplishment. Adolescents face various kinds of problems these days, which highly impact their decisions. Peer pressure is one of the major problems of our society for which people have misconceptions, that it leads to negative results. […]

Nationalism manifests mental attitudes, and individual behaviors or societies that refer to loyalty or devotion to the nation and state. The spirit of nationalism must be cultivated in all societies, especially the younger generation. This is because youth are the ones who support the nation, the direction of a nation. We as generations of postmodernism, […]

“In the short story, “”Where are you going, Where have you been,”” Connie and Arnold Friend are the main characters who portray the struggles of differentiating fantasy and reality. Connie is a typical fifteen-year-old teenage girl that is rebellious towards her family and mainly cares about her appearance. Along with her appearance, she listens to […]

Drinking Age More lives have been saved in the last two years alone by safety belts and air bags than have been saved in the 30 years since the adoption of the National Minimum Drinking Age Act of 1984, making the Legal Age to consume alcohol 21 (McCardell). According to the above quote it is […]

It has not always been that way and there is a chance it will not continue to be that way. The main argument for having the drinking age set at twenty-one is that our brains are not fully developed until we reach that age. The problem with this is that, just because we raise the […]

There are 200 episodes of Teen Mom and 16 and Pregnant combined, with up to 2 million viewers per episode. The reality television show goes through the life of teenage mothers and their pregnancy. The teenage mothers express their mindset of being a young mother and insights on their lives. Lauren Dolgen, the creator of […]

When walking down any street in America today you will see people looking down at their phones. Anywhere there is a wifi connection people will be browsing the internet. The average millenial will be on their phone as soon as they wake up to browsing their social media feeds to see what their friends have […]

In 1997, Six Degree was documented to be the first media site. Now there are over a million social media sites available for those in the United States and out. Social media has its development. Social media has become a hefty part of a child’s life due to the advancement of technology. If a child […]

Thirty percent of children and adolescents in America are either obese or overweight. According to APA, the American Psychological Association stated that “Approximately 20% of our youth are now overweight with obesity rates in preschool age children increasing at an alarming speed.” This is more than the past generations had suffer through in the health […]

In recent years technology had advanced and evolved rapidly. With new technology surfacing on the market daily we see a variety of new forms of entertainment. I can remember when children spent the majority of their time outside playing. Today children spend most of their time indoors watching television, movies, and playing video games. Some […]

Sleep is one of the most overlooked necessities we have. We stay up late with colleagues or labor over unfinished work without a second thought to the amount of sleep we might be losing. High School students develop in fast paced and demanding environments that require the best they can offer. Often at the cost […]

In the development of morals in adolescents, no external influence is greater than that of their household environment. Through repremansion, reinforcement and both direct and indirect teaching, families instill morals in children, and help them to develop beliefs that reflect the values of their culture (education.gov). In today’s culture, racism is such a common encounter, […]

Over the years there has been an increase in the rate of domestic violence cases reported. Domestic violence occurs in all regions of the world, religions, financial statuses, ages, genders, cultures, and ethnicities. As children, teens, and young adults grow up in an atmosphere where domestic violence is present, there is a change in their […]

Does the amount of sleep adolescents get cause or contribute depression and/or anxiety? I became interested in the topic of sleep because I have not been getting enough of it myself and I wanted to know if it was affecting the way I think. I feel that knowing the contribution that sleep has on the […]

The opposing viewpoint is the drinking age should be lowered to about 18 or 19. Colleges and Universities argue that having the drinking age 21 is making issues worse. If young adults know that they are legally allowed to drink then there would be a lot less thrill seekers trying to break the law. Additionally […]

In America, nearly 50% of adolescents report having had at least one drink by the time they reach 8th grade (Green et al,117). Even in the school campus, many of students hold parties every night. Especially not on weekdays, if you walk you besides the houses in the late night, you can see students walk […]

Scrolling through Instagram, sending Snapchat streaks, and tweeting about the latest drama has slowly made its way into what seems like every teens’ life. Social media is detrimental for several reasons. While there are some people who believe the benefits of social media outweigh the downfalls, it demonstrates far more disadvantages to a young teens’ […]

If one observes the people around them in most any public setting, chances are, many have their eyes gazing in a sort of hypnotic trance, being absorbed into the glow of their phone screens. Our modern society has become disturbingly dependent on the various forms of technology, one of which, being social media. Social media […]

Over the course of the preceding decades digital technology has spread relentlessly and become increasingly embedded in our lives. We use it for work, for school, to figure out directions, for communication and as a source of entertainment. For many parents, technology is a way to entertain children while they are too busy to engage […]

Each year, approximately 5,000 teens under the age of 21 die as a result of underage drinking; including 1,900 deaths from car crashes, 1,600 from homicides, 300 from suicide, as well as hundreds from other injuries such as falls, burns, and drownings (Underage Drinking). Alcohol is the leading factor in several deaths by teens per […]

Introduction This paper will discuss the prescription drug abuse in the youth. Three articles written by several authors will be compared and contrasted on the methodologies used by to conduct their research on how racial/ethnic backgrounds, motivations, and education influence substance abuse. All have a correlation on highlighting the misuse of prescription drug use by […]

Maybe the single most powerful force in our society today is our media. It never sleeps, it has something to say about almost everything, and it has an amazing influence on virtually every aspect of our lives. It may be that success or failure in any endeavor depends on the media it creates and the […]

As the times are changing and new inventions are being formed, the demand for technology over the past decade has increased dramatically. In the past, adults and adolescents would make handwritten letters and mail it to their peers as a main form of communication. Due to the advancement in technology, individuals have the capability to […]

For youth leaders, this is a study of a teenager who has a substance abuse problem and was released from a detention center. It involves a seventeen old male who abuses marijuana, alcohol, and ecstasy; and is also the son of two ministers. This story should help readers understand the dynamics involved with a teenage […]

Introduction Teen pregnancy occurs most often in southern states, or areas that don’t teach safe sex, or abstinence only. As technology has advanced, teenagers have been able to look online for information that they are not taught in school, so teen pregnancy in the United States has decreased a lot in the last few years […]

Teenagers are young people between the ages of 10 and 19 years. Around 1.2 billion people ,or 1 in 6 of world’s population ,are adolescents A (WHO,2018). Most teenagers are healthy, but there is still significant premature injury, illness, and death among them. the main cause of this problems is the unhealthy practice during this […]

Teens these days spend an astonishing amount of time on social media and watching television. Theses are highways to their perception of the now and what’s cool.and may times are misleading or can be detrimental. Something so innocent as a picture of themselves could ruin an entire day. These young easily swayed minds will focus […]

In today’s society, it is not unusual to correlate teenage pregnancy with a form of moral taboo. Though humanity does not embrace this issue, amongst 15 to 17-year-olds, the pregnancy rate is 38.7 per 1,000 girls as of 2017. Within the United States alone, the same age group contributes 11% of births total. When teenagers […]

In 2016, the CDC reported American suicides’ were the second most common cause of death among children, teens and young adults aged 10 to 34 (Suicide, n.d.). Sociology provides a methodical approach to examine the extremely complex, multifaceted, and personal issue of suicide. No two people or families are exactly alike and no two suicides […]

In recent years a total of 22.3 per 1,000 women between the ages of fifteen and nineteen became pregnant in America (Source 1). This continues to still a be a large amount of teenagers that become pregnant each year but the percentages have fallen by eight percent since 2014. Teenage pregnancy is still a serious […]

Research shows that 11% of ages 12-21 has drunk alcohol in the United States, and 10%has smoked marijuana, stated by therecoveryvillage.com. When children become adolescent teens, their physique changes along with the way they think. With these changes it causes teens to make adult decisions. In the world today, the ages of teens who try […]

Teen dating violence remains a widespread social problem in the United States with lasting impact on those who experience it. A national survey of in-school youth grades 9-12 found that 8% of those in dating relationships or who had gone out with someone had experienced physical and 7% had experienced sexual dating violence (Kahn, 2018). […]

“Teenage suicide is a growing issue in KY and as such there are several programs and projects related to the issue. This is a situation which has had an alarming spike in this area over the last few years. Current programs and projects directed to the macro client here in KY are Senate Bill 65 […]

Epidemiology The suicide crisis in our country has shown prevalence for over twenty years going back to 1996. Although it has been an issue for as long as it has happened, over the past decade, suicide has become one of the main top 10 causes of death in the United States (Greenwald, 2018). In 2016 […]

Overview of the topic Suicide is the number two cause of death in America amongst young adolescent teens, and yet we still seem to ignore mental health issues. As if they aren’t a major problem within our society. Suicide is a taboo subject for most, and I’d like to ask why is that? People seem […]

In the United States, suicide is the tenth leading cause of death. Over fifty thousand individuals are subject to suicide annually. By definition, suicide is defined as death caused by self-directed injurious behavior with intent to die as result of the behavior (Webster’s Dictionary, 2018). White teenagers aged 15-24 have a suicide rate of 25.5 […]

 Abstract         Substance abuse among adolescents has increased significantly over the last several years. For the purpose of this paper, adolescents can be defined at teenagers, or individuals of the ages 10-19. Substance abuse may be described as a mental condition in which individual over-uses specific drug(s) (either legal or illegal), to a degree that […]

Substance abuse has always had a constant presence in American culture but was never seen in the limelight. The society has always talked down on its victims and tried to shield the youth away. According to research, throughout the past four generations, every generation had addiction problems and this shielding process hasn’t helped. The youth […]

Introduction Stress is a state of mind characterized by restlessness, anxiety, and worry (Greenberg, 2017). Stress has numerous effects on the human brain and the effects are both short and long term. The effects also depend on the magnitude and the type of the stress. On the other hand, play also represents an important role […]

Some individuals stay confined in the borders they place around themselves, thinking only of themselves and their current issues. Therefore, they completely disregard what is happening in society. One can assume that these types of individuals do not, or may never have the sociological imagination. The sociological imagination is having an open-mindedness that allows one […]

Substance abuse is a huge part of society. People hear about or see the abuse of drugs all the time, on the new, social media, and in public. A functionalist would view substance abuse as a basic function for multiple different levels in society to survive and live. With substance abuse, there will be a […]

About 77 percent of people have social media profiles. Which means about 77 percent of teens can see whatever they post. Social media is seen as something fun and just an app that was downloaded from the app store, but social media impacts many people’s lives in a negative way. It is not thought about […]

Body Image is the way someone perceives and assumes how others perceive of them (DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change). This image is often affected by family, friends, social pressure, and the media (DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change). More and more studies are showing media may have the biggest impact on body dissatisfaction in […]

Social Media Effects on Individual’s Self Esteem Introduction The study explores the implications of social media use on children’s self-esteem, which is considered to be among the most researchers issues affecting the users of the web-based platforms. Self-esteem denotes one’s sense of pride, as well as positive assessment or self-respect. Previous studies conducted on the […]

It is nothing new to say that going through the teenage youth period of life is tough. There are many things happening within life during this timeframe. Making new friends, losing friends, relationships, finding out about yourself, keeping up with school, are all tough steps teens go through. It seems as though teens these days […]

Introduction: Social media has become more prevalent in today’s society and has become a form of communication for most teenagers. For many teenagers, having a big following on instagram is a way of creating a status of popularity but it can also have drastic side effects. Among most teenage girls, they see models on their […]

ABSTRACT The question of whether different family structures affect the educational achievement of children is one that has been debated over a vast amount of years and is still under scrutiny today. This theoretical study aims to contribute to our understandings of the links between single parent family structures and the affect it has on […]

Some social influences include diminished social capital for children, education, social economic factors, possible health and psychological concerns, the banning of fathers, and abuse of mothers. This article provides the reasons of why single parents kids struggle the most in finding success. Applications will be presented that describe impacts of single-parent households on general society. […]

This has been an ongoing debate in the US for a couple years now. Some people think it would be better if it was lowered, while others do not. Underage kids drink all the time whether it’s legal or illegal. There are many sides to this argument but the one that has me most interested […]

In today’s society, the standard of beauty has evolved causing insecurities among teens. The beauty standards affect teens self-esteem, causing them to oversee their natural beauty. Cosmetic surgery has become a popular procedure among teens. According to a cosmetic surgery center, Cosmetic Surgery Center, in 2012, there were more than 236,000 cosmetic procedures performed on […]

Cosmetics surgery on teenagers is a risk to their own bodies. Teenagers don’t fully develop until they’re in their early twenties, so for a doctor to let them know if theirs a risk for them after the surgery they can’t say because their body isn’t yet where they are supposed to be developed. Teenagers don’t […]

A MULTIDIMENSIONAL CONSTRUCT OF PERCEPTIONS ON SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH AMONG MUSLIM UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS Abstract This study examines factors influencing undergraduate students who are all Muslims from one of the public universities in Malaysia. Data were obtained from a survey conducted among the undergraduate students (n=255). Principle Components Analysis (PCA) revealed four latent factors: the […]

Sex on social media is the exchange of supplies that include sexual contents involving unique individuals via social platforms specially the world-wide-web. Despise on the other hand, is the trade of contents that advertise violence which is based mostly on the race, ethnic group, nationality, gender dissimilarities, ages, religious groups, or disabilities involving many individuals […]

CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION Self esteem is all about how much we feel valued, loved, accepted and thought well of by others and how much we value, love and accept ourselves. People with healthy self-esteem are able to feel good about them, appreciate their own worth and take pride in their abilities, skills and accomplishments. People […]

Abstract College shootings are not a new-located situation in modern society, whilst they have enhanced within just the very last 3 decades. The bulk of university shootings, or mass shootings, are happening in the large-faculty age bracket. Student’s that have been victims of university shootings are begging for a alter and to be listened to. […]

Tattoos, in history, have normally performed a significant role in culture. These days, people today use tattoos to creatively specific their interior affections and goals. In advance of millennials made use of them as accessories, criminals utilised them as gang and ethnic markings. A person of the earliest discoveries of using long lasting ink to […]

As our society proceeds to grow, so does the volume of youths who become associated in the Juvenile Justice System. It has turn into some thing that Us citizens are all way too acquainted with. Youth involved with the juvenile justice technique frequently have material abuse problems together with numerous other issues that contain: mental […]

This paper will answer the research question, what is the relationship between racism and bullying and the education of Hispanic young adults between the ages of 15 and 19. Racism, according to Schmid, (2008) is defined as the lack of equality based on a person’s race only. Bullying is repeated unwanted acts over a minimum […]

Summary Federal federal government officials have pointed out there is a wonderful unfair disparity amongst, African Americans and other minority team entering or by now in the juvenile justice procedure when compared to Caucasian Individuals (karger stoesz 2018, p.365). Recovery from slavery is a massive job for most African People in america in The united […]

The principal goal of the posting is to spotlight the outcomes of heroin usage between the teenage population in some of the cities of the United States. The sources, as well as the different sorts with which the drug manifests by itself, are also section of the scourge that is prevalent in the US, given […]

Since the Prohibition quite a few politicians, students, and mom and dad have debated the consuming age. Should the ingesting age be 21 or need to we decreased it to 18? Permitting 18 to 20 year olds to consume in regulated environments with supervision would reduce unsafe consuming exercise. Prohibiting them this right only leads […]

Poverty has been close to because the dawn of time, impacting people in its clutches dearly and for generations. In this paper, I will be masking how poverty controls far more than when you fork out the payments and what you can take in and how it ties into genetics, addiction, development and incarceration costs. […]

Destitution is a reoccurring factor in adolescent misconduct that is dynamically deteriorating in the United States. Youth residing in neediness are constrained to make thanks in low economical networks that will need assets, for illustration, openings for operate, funds associated aid, psychological properly-remaining administrations, therapeutic administrations, instruction and so on. The absence of assets in […]

Poverty entails worry and tension and in some cases depression.- J.K. Rowling. How does rising up in poverty influence teens with melancholy? I selected this particular dilemma because I am just one of the teenagers that have developed up in a poor spouse and children. I also have experienced with depression. I believe that a […]

Introduction Based mostly on the inside medication journal, the section on the Populace at possibility reveals the duration of concerns related to these groups.  Inhabitants at danger is largely grouped into a few sections particularly, description of distinctions in the entry of treatment, the sum of care and the success, the inducements and the reduction […]

I would like to agree with the phrase by a preferred American blogger that Well known culture is simply just an expression of our collective ordeals. This viewpoint may possibly feel to insinuate that popular lifestyle is of excellent edge to the American modern society, but this is not the authentic case. In the last […]