The Out Crowd
The high price of trying to be accepted: Social Exclusion Drives Bad Choices (PsychCentral).
A new study reveals people who feel excluded will go to any length to try to become part of a group. The desire to be accepted or be a member of an “in” group can include spending large sums of cash, eating something dicey, or doing illicit drugs.
Posted by Will Baum, LCSW