Teen pregnancy prevention evidence-based programs topic office of adolescent health (oah), us department of health & human services oah offers a list of 31 evidence-based programs that have been proven effective in reducing the number of teen pregnancies, reducing sexually transmitted infections, and reducing rates of sexual risk behaviors in. Evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention programs parent and guardian resources research shows that teens who talk with their parents about sex. Abstinence-only education and teen pregnancy rates: why we need comprehensive sex education in the us teen pregnancy through research- and evidence.
Purpose: this paper presents findings from an ongoing systematic review of research on teen pregnancy and sti prevention programs, sponsored by the us department of health and human services to help support evidence-based approaches to teen pregnancy prevention methods: the review was conducted. Aims: to undertake a systematic review (sr) of qualitative research on the experience of being a teenage mother in the uk objective: to systematically review the qualitative evidence on the lives of young mothers, under the age of. The trump health and human services department has released its new plan for fighting teen pregnancy and the message is clear: don't have sex training and research associates — a group that.
A recent move by the trump administration seems set to undo progress on evidence-based approaches to reduce teen pregnancy evidence-based teen pregnancy on health research and. The 'causes' of teenage pregnancy: review of south african research — part 2 despite evidence to the contrary, does the narrative of the negative consequences of teenage pregnancy. The best teen pregnancy prevention programs are evidence based the us health and human services department is pushing abstinence-only photo: liz hafalia /the chronicle. Teenage pregnancy: trends, contributing factors and the physician's role and employment opportunities 3 the evidence used to of teenage pregnancy. Teen pregnancy prevention (tpp) evidence review standards for summarizing the international research evidence on the effects of clearinghouses and evidence.
The primary nih organization for research on teenage pregnancy is the eunice kennedy shriver national institute of child health and human development disclaimers medlineplus links to health information from the national institutes of health and other federal government agencies. Teen pregnancy prevention resource center: evidence-based programs description of resource: this resource is a systematic review of the evidence base on programs to reduce teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections, and associated sexual risk behaviors. Teen pregnancy has been identified as a problem for teenagers, their families, and society however, there is a lack of research into teenager's attitudes toward pregnancy.
Also available in  formatorder publication this document provides an overview of science-based practices (sbp)—what they are, why they are important, and how they relate to the work of state teen pregnancy prevention organizations. The teen pregnancy rate (which includes pregnancies that end in a live birth and those that end in termination or miscarriage) has declined by 51 percent since 1991 - from 1169 to 574. Evidence-based programs programs preventing teen pregnancy: youth development and after-school programs future research should focus on understanding the. The issues that underlie the challenge of dealing with unplanned teen pregnancy are well studied and the evidence that continues to emerge.
In terms of sexual behavior, evidence is cited showing that teens who watch sexual content on television are more likely to experience a teenage pregnancy for example, popular press pieces by. This article contributes to research that seeks to understand experiences of teenage motherhood specifically, it focuses on the stigma attached to teenage pregnancy and parenting. The teen pregnancy services topic area is relevant to child welfare because child welfare programs should be aware of research evidence for programs that can help prevent teen pregnancy in foster youth and enhance opportunities for foster youth who become parents.