Contributing Factors to Teen Pregnancy

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Contributing Factors to Teen Pregnancy

  1. 1.
  2. 2. Contributing Factors to Teen Pregnancy<br />
  3. 3. Contributing Factors to Teen Pregnancy<br />
  4. 4. It’s All About ----<br />EDUCATION<br /> (well, mostly…)<br />
  5. 5. Cause of Teen Pregnancy (1)<br /><ul><li>Lack of Proper Safe Sex Education.
  6. 6. Where to buy condoms?
  7. 7. How to get a prescription for birth control?
  8. 8. What are the consequences of having unprotected sex?
  9. 9. Abstinence only Sex Education.
  10. 10. Don’t have sex and you are safe?</li></li></ul><li>Cause of Teen Pregnancy (2)<br /><ul><li>Lack of parental guidance and supervision.
  11. 11. (communication with parents/family members)
  12. 12. Open & honest discussions are the key! “Where does a baby come from mommy???” “Uh, well, sweetie… It’s time for bed!”</li></li></ul><li>Cause of Teen Pregnancy (3)<br /><ul><li>Pressure From Peers
  13. 13. “Oh, Are you still a virgin?”</li></ul>From Partner (boy / girlfriend)<br /><ul><li>“Don’t you think we’re ready?”</li></li></ul><li>Cause of Teen Pregnancy (4)<br /><ul><li>Poverty
  14. 14. Lack of Education
  15. 15. No funds for contraceptives</li></li></ul><li>Cause of Teen Pregnancy (5)<br /><ul><li>Exploitation.
  16. 16. Rape / Sexual assault</li></li></ul><li>Again It’s All About ----<br />EDUCATION<br /> (well, mostly…)<br />
  17. 17. MAHALO!<br />
  18. 18. MAHALO!<br />And remember…<br />Safe <br /> Sex <br /> Kids!<br />
  19. 19. MAHALO!<br />And remember…<br />Safe <br /> Sex <br /> Kids!<br />
  20. 20. Resources<br /><ul><li>http://www.ehow.com/about_4576081_causes-teen-pregnancy.html
  21. 21. http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/100858/causes_of_teenage_pregnancy.html
  22. 22. http://www.teenpregnancy.com/
  23. 23. http://www.thenationalcampaign.org/</li></li></ul><li>

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