International Journal of Business and Social Science

ISSN 2219-1933 (Print), 2219-6021 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/ijbss

 

College Students' Parental Involvement: A Proactive Model for Alcohol Abuse Prevention
C. Kevin Synnott

Abstract
This model is proposed to involve parents of college and university students regarding alcohol abuse prevention. The model is designed to encourage a dialogue between parents and their sons and daughters regarding alcohol abuse on campus. It is well known that college and university students misperceive that their peers consume more alcoholic beverages than they actually do consume. Parents' involvement is necessary to help clarify these misperceptions.

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