Meet the MacPhersons - Modelling Drinking Behaviour
Listen to the scenario below
Does Dave think it’s ok for Jamie to copy the adults and drink alcohol?
What will Dave say to Joe to make him realise he is influencing Jamie?
What do the drinking habits of adult’s teach young people about alcohol?
Are adults modelling regular/excessive drinking to young people?
Do they see adults drinking more alcohol than is recommended?
Do they see adults drinking every day?
Do they see adults drunk and incapable or argumentative?
In what way does advertising influence young people's attitudes towards drinking?