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Findings from the Adolescent Sexual Health Research Study
Amanda Purington and Jane Powers
2020

These slides briefly describe findings from the surveys, focus groups, and interviews with New York State youth and youth-serving agencies that comprised the Adolescent Sexual Health Research Study.

Additional Keywords

STI, STD, ashrp, teen pregnancy, adolescent pregnancy, pregnancy prevention

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What Are They Thinking? Social and Personal Pressures on Young People's Sexual Decisions
Karen Schantz, Vanessa Amankwaa, and Betty Lam
2020

What do adolescents and young adults have to say about the norms, attitudes, perceptions, and beliefs that impact their risk of STIs? ACT for Youth reviewed interview, focus group, and survey research to find out.

Additional Keywords

adolescent sexual health, qualitative literature review, STD, sexually transmitted infections, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy prevention, HIV/AIDS, ashrp

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What Do Black Youth Tell Us about Rising STI Rates?
Research Facts and Findings
Vanessa Amankwaa
2020

In this article, Vanessa Amankwaa focuses on how heterosexual Black American youth, who comprise one of the groups disproportionately affected by STIs, describe factors that influence their sexual health.

Additional Keywords

STD, ashrp, teen pregnancy, adolescent pregnancy, pregnancy prevention

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Birth Control Methods in Brief
ACT for Youth Center of Excellence
2017

Intended as a reference for sexual health educators, this document covers basic information about currently available contraceptive methods. Updated in August 2017.

Additional Keywords

adolescent sexual health, pregnancy prevention, family planning, contraception

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The Case for Condom Education
Practice Matters
Karen Schantz
2016

Despite widespread support for sex education, condom demonstrations are often skipped for fear of controversy. This article makes the case for condom demonstrations and practice.

Additional Keywords

adolescent sexual health, pregnancy prevention, contraception, STD, STI, sexually transmitted diseases, sexually transmitted infections, HIV/AIDS, safe sex, safer sex, dental dams

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Contraceptive Counseling and Methods in Brief
Practice Matters
Karen Schantz
2015

When considering birth control, youth may have priorities beyond effectiveness rates. Part One of this article points to issues for contraceptive counselors and educators to consider. Part Two is a reference for methods currently available.

Additional Keywords

adolescent sexual health, pregnancy prevention, family planning, contraception

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CAPP Evaluation August 2011 Update
Jane Powers, Amanda Purington, Jenny Parise
2011

Jane Powers, ACT for Youth director, discusses how CAPP providers should document program implementation, and why complete documentation is so important. This narrated presentation is for CAPP providers in New York State.

Additional Keywords

Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Narrated Presentation (18 minutes)

PowerPoint Presentation

CAPP Evaluation: Implementing Evidence-Based Programs in NYS
Jane Powers
2011

Jane Powers, director of ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, explains the CAPP evaluation goals and process. This narrated presentation is for CAPP providers in New York State.

Additional Keywords

Comprehensive Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Narrated Presentation (21 minutes)

PowerPoint Presentation

General Adaptation Guidelines
Regina Firpo-Triplett
2011

In this narrated presentation, Regina Firpo-Triplett of ETR Associates explains the green-yellow-red light framework for adapting evidence-based programs in the field of adolescent sexual health.

Additional Keywords

evidence-based programming, EBP, pregnancy prevention, program planning, program development, adapting programs, program adaptations, program selection, STDs, STIs, STD/HIV, STI/HIV, sexual health curricula, sexual health curriculum

Narrated Presentation (25 minutes)

PowerPoint Presentation

Adolescent Sexual Health Symposium: What We Did and What We Learned
Jane L. Powers
2010

In this narrated presentation, Jane L. Powers, director of ACT for Youth Center of Excellence, guides the listener through the major themes and points generated at the symposium.

Additional Keywords

adolescent sexual health, sexual and reproductive health, SRH, pregnancy prevention, adolescent pregnancy, teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, sexually transmitted infections, STDs, STIs, HIV/AIDS, health disparities, family planning services, sexual health services, sexual health care, access to services, clinical practice, service delivery, sexual minority youth, best practices, sex education, sexual health education, technology, community sectors, community involvement, community engagement, evidence-based programs

Narrated Presentation (32 minutes)

PowerPoint Presentation

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