Discussing sexuality and sexual activity with young people can be challenging and research shows that health care providers struggle to adequately address this sensitive topic with their adolescent patients. Effective sexual health counseling and services have a positive impact on the physical and emotional well-being of adolescents.
Sparks are pre-packaged, free to use, and include a PowerPoint presentation, a facilitator script, and follow-up materials.
Consider how staff and providers can create a climate where adolescents are more likely to discuss their sexual health openly and honestly.
Starter Guides are mini-toolkits that offer concrete, actionable steps to improve adolescent care.
Sample confidentiality poster to display in exam and waiting rooms.
Sample letter about confidentiality to give to parents at check-in.
Sample handout about confidentiality to give to teens at check-in.
Infographic highlighting the importance of adolescent risk screening and suggest work flows for implementation.
Our skilled facilitators offer interactive trainings and presentations to promote youth-friendly care. We can tailor these educational experiences to meet your organization’s needs. We currently have a training available on Risk Screening in a Clinical Setting.
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