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The Case for Condom Education
Practice Matters
Karen Schantz
2016

Despite widespread support for sex education, condom demonstrations are often skipped for fear of controversy. This article makes the case for condom demonstrations and practice.

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adolescent sexual health, pregnancy prevention, contraception, STD, STI, sexually transmitted diseases, sexually transmitted infections, HIV/AIDS, safe sex, safer sex, dental dams

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Contraceptive Counseling and Methods in Brief
Practice Matters
Karen Schantz
2015

When considering birth control, youth may have priorities beyond effectiveness rates. Part One of this article points to issues for contraceptive counselors and educators to consider. Part Two is a reference for methods currently available.

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adolescent sexual health, pregnancy prevention, family planning, contraception

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Pregnancy Risk Among Bisexual, Lesbian, and Gay Youth: What Does Research Tell Us?
Research Facts and Findings
Karen Schantz
2015

In adolescence, when sex is new, many people engage with both same- and opposite-sex partners. This article summarizes the pregnancy involvement risk of lesbian, gay, and bisexual teens, and includes recommendations from researchers.

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adolescent sexual health, teen pregnancy, lgbtq

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Substance Use and Sexual Risk Taking in Adolescence
Research Facts and Findings
Karen Schantz
2012

This article outlines the complex relationship between adolescent substance use and sexual risk taking as it is currently understood.

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multiple risks, risky behaviors, risk factors, protective factors, drug abuse, prevention

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Growing Up Transgender: Safety and Resilience
Research Facts and Findings
Seth T. Pardo and Karen Schantz
2008

This article provides an introduction to the pressures transgender youth face each day, and suggests ways to create environments that encourage resilience for trans youth.

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program development, program planning, program strategies, sexual minorities, gender

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Mental Illness and Mental Health in Adolescence
Research Facts and Findings
Janis Whitlock and Karen Schantz
2008

This fact sheet provides a brief introduction to mental health with a focus on definition, assessment, and mental health disorders, then offers perspective on promoting positive mental health and protecting against mental health disorders.

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adolescent development, health and wellness

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Service Learning: An Overview
Research Facts and Findings
Karen Schantz and Nathalie Louge
2008

This article provides an overview of service-learning, including a summary of benefits to youth, and principles to guide the design of service-learning programs.

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best practices, service learning, positive youth development, community service, schools, program planning, program strategies, program development, youth engagement

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