ERIC Number: EJ314670
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Intervention Programs for Adolescent Mothers and Their Offspring.
McDonough, Susan C.
Journal of Children in Contemporary Society, v17 n1 p67-78 Fall 1984
Reviews literature on intervention programs for adolescent mothers. Focuses on specific goals: minimizing obstetrical complications, fostering positive parent-child interactions, reducing social isolation and maximizing support, and eliminating repeat out-of-wedlock pregnancies. Reports that all programs reviewed displayed moderate success, and recommends that intervention reach adolescents before they become sexually active. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
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