Peer pressure is the influence that a peer group places on someone to change their behavior, values, or beliefs in order to conform to group norms. Think about a time that you gave into peer pressure and how it made you feel. Were you nervous? Disappointed in you? Did you feel guilty? There are a lot of reasons why someone might give into peer pressure:
If you’re in a situation where you face
direct or indirect peer pressure, what are some things you can do to
diffuse the situation?
Most of all, remember that most people will
respect any decision that you make.
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