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The effectiveness of group-based comprehensive risk-reduction and abstinence education interventions to prevent or reduce the risk of adolescent pregnancy. Teen mothers on three american indian reservations improved on several measures of parenting after participating in family spirit, a home-visiting intervention. Evaluation of respecting the circle of life on pregnancy prevention outcomes among american indian adolescents (tpp. The purpose of this study was to examine outcomes for students enrolled in two teen pregnancy prevention interventions adolescent motherhood american. We identified studies of secondary-school-based pregnancy prevention programs in the united states by searching pubmed, cochrane registry, cinahl, biosis, and embase for the medical subject heading keywords “teen pregnancy,” “teen abstinence,” “teen pregnancy prevention programs,” and “teen hiv prevention” from january 1, 1980 to.
The office of adolescent health (oah) competitively awarded $75 million in grants across 75 grantees in 32 states and washington, dc to implement programs that have been proven effective through rigorous evaluation to reduce teen pregnancy, behavioral risk factors underlying teen pregnancy, or other associated risk factors. Each year, more than a half-million us girls in their teens or younger become pregnant to help sort through the life-changing and emotional decisions they face, pregnant adolescents need straightforward information and judgement-free guidance and support.
A review of five rigorously evaluated adolescent pregnancy prevention programs the intervention and can usually be journal of the american. The second chance club: repeat adolescent pregnancy prevention with a school-based intervention journal of adolescent health, 28, 167-169 google scholar, crossref, medline: klerman, l (2004) another chance: preventing additional births to teen mothers washington, dc: national organization on adolescent pregnancy. [22,23,24,25,26] but along with behavioral interventions, advocates should support structural interventions, including: redressing socioeconomic disparities that contribute to teen pregnancy improving youth access to confidential contraception and other health services and supporting youth development strategies that enhance young people’s.
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