Primary Sources: Social Support Makes African American and Hispanic Teen Moms Less Depressed and Better Able to Cope with Stress
May 30, 2014
Researchers Cindy Y. Huang, Jessica Costeines, Joy S. Kaufman, and Carmen Ayala from Yale School of Medicine and Bridgeport Public Schools investigate the influence of parental stress and levels of social support on young mothers’ depression and their infants’ development.
May 29, 2014
The Oregon Public Health Division’s programs take a holistic view of teen pregnancy prevention; involving as many community partners as they can to shift the paradigm from teen pregnancy prevention to focusing on all aspects of youth sexual health.
May 28, 2014
We talk to economist Phillip Levine about his research on why U.S. teen birth rates have been falling--and what we can do to keep them on the decline.
May 23, 2014
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration offers tips on trauma-informed care for substance abuse and mental health professionals.
May 22, 2014
Three recent studies discuss how strong, culturally-based teen pregnancy prevention programs can be developed.
May 20, 2014
Youth violence and crime affect a community's economic health, as well as individuals' physical and mental health and well-being. Learn more about federal resources that can help youth be safe and prevent community violence.
May 19, 2014
The Family and Youth Services Bureau’s Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program is pleased to offer a new online course on working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth.
#NCFYchat: 'PREP Teens for the Future: A Conversation About Teen Pregnancy and Sexual Health,' May 28 at 2 p.m. EDT
May 14, 2014
Join us for a May 28 #NCFYchat on teen pregnancy prevention and healthy relationships.
Research Roundup: Reality Shows Contributed to Decline in Teen Childbearing—but Other Factors Also Played a Role
May 13, 2014
Two recent studies look at how MTV's "16 and Pregnant," "Teen Mom" and "Teen Mom 2" may impact teens' attitudes and behaviors.
May 12, 2014
We talked to Martha Burzycki in Massachusetts about what it takes to start a youth community development council.
May 8, 2014
Congratulations to Rumford Group Homes, in Rumford, ME, whose youth artists took third place in the 2014 Family & Youth Services Bureau Mural Contest for Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs.
May 7, 2014
Congratulations to Star Vista's Your House South, in Redwood City, CA, whose youth artists took second place in the 2014 Family & Youth Services Bureau Mural Contest for Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs.
May 6, 2014
Congratulations to L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center, winners of the 2014 Family & Youth Services Bureau Mural Contest for Runaway and Homeless Youth Programs!
May 1, 2014
The Family and Youth Services Bureau’s Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program is acknowledging the continuing decline of teen birth rates and encouraging providers to keep up the momentum.