Implications for school and community-based interventions are offered.
Teen dating violence is a serious problem affecting adolescents across the nation, and it is an issue that often goes overlooked or unrecognized.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness month, and we’re joining the cause to get the word out about what teenagers, parents, teachers, and community members can do to be aware of and prevent teen dating violence.
You won't believe what I discovered during the nine years that I counseled girls who came into my pregnancy counseling offices in Chicago and Minneapolis. Very few were concerned about the venereal disease epidemic that is sweeping America.
Now all of your choices are going to carry painful lifelong consequences." Abortion, Anorexia, Bulimia, Suicide There is no easy way out of pregnancy. More than 80 percent of the women in our country who've had an abortion say that if they could go back, they would have chosen something different.
This tiny human did not look at all like the photos and drawings and models of 'embryos' which I had seen, nor did it look like a few embryos I have been able to observe since then, obviously because this one was alive! For nine years I've also had to tell hundreds of girls their tests were positive -- "You're pregnant." Immediately they want an easy, painless way out. Your choices at this point are bad, terrible, and worse.