1 апреля 2021 года
Psychologists exchanged experience in the prevention of deviant behavior in adolescents

A meeting of educational psychologists of secondary vocational educational institutions took place in Vladivostok, at which the topic of prevention of deviant behavior of young people was discussed. Educator-psychologist of the Maritime Engineering College, ANMSU K.A. Kazantseva took part in it and made a report «The role of a psychologist in the prevention of deviant behavior of a teenager». This topic is relevant because today teachers are faced with such problems of adolescents as self-injurious behavior, bullying, cyberbullying, suicidal reactions, theft, sexual orientation change and others. K.A. Kazantseva shared with her colleagues her experience in preventive work with adolescents. She said that the main emphasis in the prevention of deviant behavior should be done not directly, but on its consequences. Show positive examples about how great it is to live by the law, what bonuses you can get from this. Since the lecturer, talking about prohibitions, makes adolescents want to try what is taboo. The psychologist at the Maritime Engineering College said that it is never too late to change your thinking, change reactions and values, and also shared what methods she uses in her work, including inviting interesting guests to meetings with cadets and students.

O.V. Nikitenko, Deputy Director for Educational and Social Work

1 апреля 2021 года