By Dr. Naomi Farber Ph.D. MSW
Univ. of South Carolina collage of Social paintings, Columbia. textual content presents directions for constructing youngster being pregnant prevention courses and sensible functions for powerful social paintings intervention. additionally addresses such teenager difficulties as alcohol, drug use, early intercourse and being pregnant, and the desires of kids of young people. For social employees.
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2000). , 2000). As with the younger teens, the number of births to teens in this age group also dropped. The change in births to older teens, aged 18-19, has been in the same direction but less dramatic than among younger girls. , 2000). Comparing birth rates by race and ethnicity, the largest decrease was among black teens. , 2000). This rate is the lowest for black youths since 1960. 7) (National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, 1999). Since 1994 Hispanics have had the highest teen birth rate among all racial and ethnic groups.
Why do sexually active adolescents fail to use effective contraceptives consistently? Why do so many pregnant teenagers not use abortion? Why do large numbers fail to many if they are pregnant? In general, it is more appropriate to look for causes of illegitimacy by examining the causes of the above behaviors, rather than to look at illegitimacy as a separate entity. (Chilman, 1978, p. 199) In keeping with this perspective, the direction of research has been away from seeking conceptually unitary and universal explanations of teen pregnancy and toward more empirically based studies intended to establish causal relationships among numerous variables and fertility outcomes.
Source: Ventura et al. (1997). 2000). , 2000). , 2000). As with the younger teens, the number of births to teens in this age group also dropped. The change in births to older teens, aged 18-19, has been in the same direction but less dramatic than among younger girls. , 2000). Comparing birth rates by race and ethnicity, the largest decrease was among black teens. , 2000). This rate is the lowest for black youths since 1960. 7) (National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, 1999). Since 1994 Hispanics have had the highest teen birth rate among all racial and ethnic groups.
Adolescent Pregnancy: Policy and Prevention Services by Dr. Naomi Farber Ph.D. MSW