Pregnancy in the single adolescent girl: the role of cognitive functions, w godfrey cobliner, journal of youth and adolescence, 3(1): 17-29, (1974), three psychological mechanisms were uncovered which virtually block the conversion of birth control knowledge into successful practice. This widely cited seminal article examines the changes over time in the extent to which adolescence has been recognized as a distinct developmental phase the analysis contributes an important perspective in understanding how definitions of age-appropriate behavior related to sexuality and family formation are time- and culture-bound. A qualitative analysis of 51 matches between volunteer mentors and pregnant adolescents is discussed in terms of problems that occurred and reasons relating to early termination of the match in each of three stages of the relationship, different issues related to the behavior and interpersonal.
Carla beckford and barbara c wallace, introduction to the special theme issue on health disparities, trauma, disruptive and criminal behaviors and the adolescent brain: conference collaborators, major developments in conference planning, and overview of the articles, journal of infant, child, and adolescent psychotherapy, 15, 3, (141), (2016. In recent decades adolescent pregnancy has become an important health issue in a great number of countries, both developed and developing however, pregnancy in adolescence (ie in a girl 20 years of. International journal of adolescent of pregnancy bivariate analysis showed that the odds of a history of pregnancy among sexually active girls were significantly. The effectiveness of group counseling on the self-esteem of adolescent girls global self-esteem has been one of the most widely researched and debated constructs within the social sciences.
The life-course approach promotes a different temporal understanding of prevention because many opportunities for prevention of non-communicable diseases, mental disorders, and injuries in adults arise from a focus on risk processes that begin in or before adolescence. An approach that qualitatively captures the degree to which the adolescent feels on stage may provide a better framework to explore social environmental and experiential or subjective aspects of the imaginary audience, such as self-consciousness and self-confidence, and what this means for those living it. Abstract adolescent pregnancy, the disproportionate number of births to unmarried adolescents, the potential disadvantages for both mothers and their children, and the commensurate costs to society have received the attention of researchers in a variety of disciplines.
The following outlines the search strategy for reviews of youth development behavioral interventions to prevent or reduce the risk of adolescent pregnancy, hiv/aids, or other stis when coordinated with community service, with work or vocational training, or with sports or club participation. Adolescent pregnancy or teenage pregnancy is defined as an underaged girl becoming pregnant with a baby while women technically stay in their teens until the age of 20, the term is restricted to those under the age threshold of legal adulthood, which is 18 in most of the united states, and 16 in much of the rest of the world. Lack of systematic study of sdh across countries in adolescence and the lack of routine worldwide data on adolescent and young adult health is a substantial barrier to improving young people's health. Abstract the goal of this article is to briefly review and summarize the rationale and research support for cognitivebehavioral therapy (cbt) as a treatment for depressed adolescents.
Recent journal of adolescence articles recently published articles from journal of adolescence the mediating role of parenting behaviors in the relationship between early and late adolescent levels of anxiety: specificity and informant effects. By middle adolescence, the intensity of involvement with a peer group gives way to more intimate friendships and romances peer groups may remain important longer for adolescents belonging to ethnic minority groups. Effects of teenage pregnancy on the educational attainment of the girl-child at chorkor a total sample size of fifty-five (55) respondents was used for the study. Advocates for youth champions efforts that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health advocates believes it can best serve the field by boldly advocating for a more positive and realistic approach to adolescent sexual health.
Teenage pregnancy has pregnancy has been found to have negative and social long lasting effects on the life of the adolescents it is in the light of this that this study is carried out to examine the causes. Adolescence (from latin adolescere, meaning 'to grow up') is a transitional stage of physical and psychological development that generally occurs during the period from puberty to legal adulthood (age of majority. Cochrane researchers conducted a review of the effects of school-based interventions for reducing hiv, sexually transmitted infections (stis), and pregnancy in adolescents. In early adolescence, the peer group most often consists of non-romantic friendships these often include cliques, gangs, or clubs members of the peer group often try to act alike, dress alike, have secret codes or rituals, and participate in the same activities.
A review of the effectiveness of the interventions on pregnancy while adolescents have unmet needs for reproductive health a selected group of 20 adolescents. Early adolescence is a crucial period for preventing teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections this study evaluated star lo, a theater-based intervention designed to affect antecedents of sexual activity among urban early adolescents (n = 1,143. The 4-to-6-week postpartum period is a critical time in the life of an adolescent mother during this time, she emerges into adulthood and, simultaneously, becomes a parent, setting the foundation of the mother/child relationship that begins to develop during the 4 to 6 weeks following birth.