- Volume 18 Issue 2 Serial No. 40
The Effects of Family Environment and Individual Psychological Variables on Adolescents' Problem Behaviors
가족 환경 및 개인 심리 요인이 남녀 청소년의 문제행동에 미치는 영향
- Seo Chan-Ran (Dept. of Home Economics, Graduate School. Chung-Ang University) ;
- Lee Hyong-Sil (Dept. of Home Economics Education, Chung-Ang University)
- Published : 2006.06.01
The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of family environment and individual psychological variables on adolescent's problem behaviors. The subjects of this study were 855 students of middle school who reside in Seoul and 791 self-reported questionnaires were used for final analysis. The major results of this study were as follows: First, gender differences in adolescent's problem behaviors were not found. Second, depression, mother's monitoring and father's parenting behavior were found to have effects on adolescents' problem behaviors. Particularly, male adolescents' problem behaviors were influenced by depression and father's parenting behavior. Female adolescents' problem behaviors were influenced by depression, father's monitoring, and mother's monitoring.