This article looks at a situation in which a girl is pressured to shoplift by friends. It includes discussion questions you can use to explore peer pressure, friendships, and shoplifting with your mentee, as well as facts about the consequences of petty theft and why people shoplift.
Stealing and Shoplifting
This section offers articles, tips, and resources for discussing stealing and shoplifting with your mentee. Often children and teens will steal on a dare from their friends and don't realize the consequences of their actions. The greater danger is that they will become addicted to the adrenaline "rush" they get from the experience. Check back for more in-depth coverage of this topic.