Year: 1994 Source: Psychotherapy, v.31, no.2, (Summer 1994), p.368-374 SIEC No: 19970196

In this article self-focus may vary along six dimensions: 1)content; 2)valence; 3)intensity; 4)duration; 5)consistency; and 6)purpose. The author states that many adolescents with psychological problems, are angry, confused, and desperately longing to make something of themselves, and that, an increasing number of them, however, haven’t the slightest idea about how to go about doing this.