Promoting Teen Health: Linking Schools, Health Organizations, and Community / Edition 1

Promoting Teen Health: Linking Schools, Health Organizations, and Community / Edition 1

by Alan Henderson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761902767

ISBN-13: 9780761902768

Pub. Date: 05/13/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book demonstrates how some of the most serious problems and dangers confronting teenagers today - tobacco, alcohol, substance abuse, pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, mental health problems and youth violence - can be addressed through health promotion and education.

Overview

This book demonstrates how some of the most serious problems and dangers confronting teenagers today - tobacco, alcohol, substance abuse, pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, mental health problems and youth violence - can be addressed through health promotion and education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761902768
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
05/13/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1. Overview of Teen Health / 2. Preventing Unintentional Adolescent Injury / 3. Physical Fitness and Activity / 4. Nutrition / 5. Tobacco Use and Adolescents / 6. Drug Abuse / 7. Adolescents and Alcohol Use / 8. Recognizing and Preventing Sexually Transmitted Diseases Among Adolescents / 9. HIV/AIDS / 10. Adolescent Pregnancy and Too-Early Childbearing / 11. Mental Health / 12. Youth Violence / 13. Family and Dating Violence / 14. Selected Factors Associated with Demonstrating Success in Health Education Programs / 15. Project CUFFS (Community for Fullerton Safety) / 16. ""Peer Education. . . . A Little Help from Your Friends"" / 17. Baile De Vida: The Dance of Life / 18. The Vermont School and Mass Media Project / 19. Postponing Sexual Involvement / 20. Class of 1989 Study / 21. Adolescent Family Life Program / 22. New Jersey School-Based Youth Services Program / 23. Archway: Treating Adolescent Substance Abusers / 24. In Context: The Future for Adolescent Health

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