A-Level Psychology, addiction risk factors

Two A4 sheets on all the risk factors and evaluation points covered in the AQA spec for addiction including:
The role of the neurotransmitter dopamine in addiction
The role of enzymes in addiction
Genetic vulnerability
sensation seeking, impulsivity and compulsivity
Stress and trauma
Kendler et al’s study for research support for genetic vulnerability
Family influence
role of peers
and multiple studies to use as evidence

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  • Risk-Factors.pdf
  • Risk-Factors-A03.pdf

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Created: Dec 10, 2019

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