chapter  38
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Friends: David R. Miller, Philip J. Henry

ByDavid R. Miller Philip J. Henry

For the adolescent, relationships with peers are of the utmost importance. Making friends, being with friends, and keeping friendships define who they are and what they do and will be. During this period of development, parents, teachers, ministers, and all others take a backseat to friends. These significant friendships, or sometimes the lack of them, can make or break adolescents.