ERIC Number: ED205854
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Teenage Parents: An Educational Program for Intervention.
Puffert, Miriam Torvik
This model describes an educational intervention program, designed to meet the special needs of pregnant and parent teenagers by helping students to develop skills in optimal functioning and self-awareness and to build responsibility in fulfilling a new role. The program components deal with vocational and family life education to learn about living skills and supportive family relationships, emotional needs, health and family planning, crisis counseling, social services, and academic and vocational needs. This model home and family life program in an educational setting is presented as a catalyst to best serve the comprehensive needs of the young family. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Conference of the Western School Age Parent (Portland, OR, June 20-23, 1979).