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Correctional work with adolescents having episodic experience of alcohol consumption
Tretyak E.V., Ph.D student at the Developmental psychology chair of the Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, medical psychologist at the narcological department of Krasnogorsk municipal hospital №3, firstname.lastname@example.org
The article deals with the issue of secondary prevention of alcohol addiction in adolescents with episodic experience of alcohol consumption. It presents the results of approbation of the psychological correctional program, implemented on the base of narcological department of Krasnogorsk municipal hospital №3. The adolescents enrolled were 14 – 17 years old, they sometimes misused alcohol and dealt with the police for several times because of that problem. Special emphasis of the article is made on the notions of “safety zone” and “danger zone” that were crucial in development of positive setting for healthy lifestyle and rejection of alcohol consumption in adolescents.
Keywords: alcohol addiction in adolescents, primary and secondary prevention, psychological correctional program, “danger zone”, “safety zone”