Rank the 7 factors listed below in order from the most influential (7) to the least influential (1) parenting factors that cause children to be at risk for substance abuse problems. Explain your rationale.
- Temperament of the child
- Parenting style
- Parental imbalance and substance abuse
- Boundary problems (e.g., triangulation)
- Parent criticism, anger and blaming of children
Which 2 factors have you personally struggled with in your life and what steps did you find successful in addressing them? Address the ones that you are still struggling with and how you are coping with them. If you are still struggling, what would you like to occur? Where is your relationship with God when working on them?