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Preventing unwanted adolescent pregnancy: a cognitive-behavioral approach.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  758807     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Teenage pregnancy is a growing social problem in the United States. Past interventive failures and current research suggest new directions for primary prevention. A comprehensive prevention program is outlined, and training techniques based on a cognitive-behavioral approach are proposed to help adolescents acquire skills necessary to avoid unwanted pregnancies.
Authors:
S P Schinke; L D Gilchrist; R W Small
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of orthopsychiatry     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0002-9432     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Orthopsychiatry     Publication Date:  1979 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-02-26     Completed Date:  1979-02-26     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400640     Medline TA:  Am J Orthopsychiatry     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  81-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Behavior Therapy / methods*
Cognition*
Contraception Behavior
Female
Humans
Male
Pregnancy*
Pregnancy in Adolescence*
Pregnancy, Unwanted*
Psychosexual Development
Sexual Behavior
United States

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