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Volume 34, Number 5
September/October 2008

Continuing Nursing Education
Adolescent Stress through The Eyes of High-Risk Teens
Denise E. LaRue
Judith W. Herrman

Adults often under-estimate the levels of stress in adolescents; however, stressors experienced by teens are valid and have been described in both lay and professional literature. This article presents a thorough literature review as well as study results that explore teen perceptions about the stressors they face.