ERIC Number: ED277671
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-May-14
Reference Count: 0
Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy: A Symposium for Journalists.
Scientists' Inst. for Public Information, New York, NY.
During a symposium on adolescent pregnancy, medical and education personnel presented an overview of the problem and its causes, a description of solutions currently in practice throughout the country, analysis of the state of research in the field of prevention, and a look at the government's role. Addressed in this transcipt of the symposium are such areas as: trends in pregnancy among adolescents; motivational influences; prevention strategies; program implementation; collaborative approaches; school-based clinics; parent child relationship; physician responsibility; school dropout complications; the role of religion; and future directions. (CB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Scientists' Inst. for Public Information, New York, NY.
Note: Proceedings of a Symposium on Preventing Adolescent Pregnancy hosted by the Scientists' Institute for Public Information (May 14, 1986).