Family History of Problem Behavior

Family Risk Factors
Family History of the Problem Behavior: If children are raised in a family with a history of risk behaviors, they are at an increased risk of engaging in those behaviors.

Predictors
  • Substance Abuse
  • Delinquency
  • Teen Pregnancy
  • School Dropout
  • Violence
  • Depression and Anxiety
Indicators
  • Alcohol Related Mortality Rate
  • Number of Adults with Drug and Alcohol Problems (from Needs Assessment formula)
  • Adult Arrest Rates
  • Specific PAYS Question: "Has anyone in your family had a severe alcohol or drug problem?"
Data for Family History of Problem Behavior