Young Adulthood

Dysregulated growth hormone process2,3

Left frontal lobe hypoactivation2,5

Early onset depression and anxiety2

Negative cognitions

Need for extensive social support4

Parental depression1,2,3

Decrease in social support accompanying entering new social context4


1Cicchetti and Toth (1998).

2Garber (2006).

3Hammen and Rudolph (2003).

4Reinherz, Tanner, et al. (2006).

5Garber and Flynn (2001).

6Schulenberg and Zarrett (2006).

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