PACTS # 14: Avoiding Risky Sex in Adolescence

ISBN13 : 9780864316882

Author(s) : Edited by Martin Herbert

Publisher : ACER Press, 2004

SKU : 0864316887

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The Parent, Adolescent and Child Training Skills (PACTS) is a series of highly practical guides designed for use by all practitioners who work with children and their families - community health workers, psychologists, doctors, social workers, teachers, parent educators, therapists, maternal and child health nurses and school counsellors.

The aim of this guide is to provide the practitioner with a description of risky sexual behaviour, an explanation of the associated risks, guidance on the prevention of these behaviours and an overview of what we currently know about the development of successful prevention programs.

PACTS # 14: Avoiding Risky Sex in Adolescence focuses on:

  • Development and sexuality (for straight, gay and lesbian adolescents)
  • Outcomes associated with risky sexual behaviours, including STDs, HIV and teenage pregnancy
  • Epidemiology
  • Effective prevention programs
  • Prevention Practices
  • Seven steps towards safe sex - prevention program
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Edited by Martin Herbert