Prepare a 1,500- to 1,700-word paper in which you address adolescence and how this stage affects development. Include where appropriate the positive and/or negative consequences of developmental choices during this time period.
Address the following items:
· Describe changes in peer relationships in middle childhood and adolescence.
· Examine aspects of adolescent egocentrism.
· Analyze pressures often faced in adolescence, such as peer pressure, substance use and abuse, dating, sexuality, and changes within family relationships.
Include at least three references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.