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Do abstinence programs work?

by Christina Fisanick

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementChristina Fisanick, book editor
SeriesAt issue
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ27 .D69 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24461119M
ISBN 109780737742923, 9780737742916
LC Control Number2009027201

Abstinence protects people against STDs from vaginal sex. But STDs can also spread through oral-genital sex, anal sex, or even intimate skin-to-skin contact without actual penetration (for example, genital warts and herpes can spread this way). Complete abstinence is the only way to guarantee protection against STDs. This means avoiding all.   With the Obama Administration’s recent addition of an abstinence-only program to the pregnancy prevention programs the government will fund, many are questioning once again whether abstinence teaching is really the best way to prevent teen pregnancy and lower the rates of sexually transmitted diseases. While many conservatives are applauding the President’s .

Published in Print: Ap , as Abstinence-Only Programs Don’t Work, Study Finds Related Stories “States Turn Down Abstinence-Only Grants,” Ma   A pair of new scientific reviews conclude that abstinence-only-until-marriage programs (AOUMs) not only fail to protect kids, but also violate their human rights. Published online yesterday in the Author: Janet Burns.

  What has become clear is that abstinence-only approaches and programs for opioids don’t work, yet we continue to promote, practice, and pay for models that are ineffective and deadly. Charles. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. These are the most recent 10 blog posts about Do Abstinence Programs Work? in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader. About Christina Fisanick (Author, Editor): Christina Fisanick is a 2/5(1).


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Each volume includes primary and secondary sources from a variety of. Abstinence Programs for Children Work, Study Finds is the first of its kind to find that abstinence programs can reduce rates of sexual activity among adolescents followed over such a.

GSE Professor Rebecca Maynard discusses abstinence-only sex education on NPR. Click here to listen. New research by Penn GSE Professor Rebecca Maynard has shown that abstinence-only sex education has no effect on the onset of sexual activity among children or on the likelihood that, if they do engage in sex, they will use a condom.

Research about abstinence-only programs is already quite clear, as we document in two new scientific papers in the Journal of Adolescent Health. They don’t work, and they don’t prepare young Author: John Santelli. The Abstinence Myth is a work of non-fiction by author Adi Jaffe, PhD, which focuses on how to overcome addiction.

Dr Jaffe speaks from personal experience, having overcome his own addictive behaviors regarding alcohol, and his approach is more fluid and less focused on rigid rules and steps that sufferers should follow.

Study: Abstinence-Only Programs Don't Work. "Two-thirds of the 48 comprehensive programs that supported both abstinence and the use of condoms and contraceptives for sexually active teens had.

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Sincethe federal government has spent over $2 billion on abstinence-only-until-marriage "sex education" programs. These programs must adhere to a strict eight-point definition, with the “exclusive purpose (of) teaching the social, psychological, and health gains to be realized by abstaining from sexual activity.”.

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Abstinence-Only Programs Do Not Work, New Study Shows. nine-year study by Mathematica Policy Research examined four abstinence-only education programs that state officials and experts had identified as “promising” and as representative of abstinence-only programs nationally.

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-- Page 10 of volume. Other. Research shows that moderate drinking can work for those who abuse alcohol. You can read Dr. Jaffe's book, The Abstinence Myth, How the Wisdom of Step Programs Can Help Us With COVID   Abstinence Programs: Do they Work?Innearly half of all high school students have had sexual intercourse.

Plainly stating that abstinence programs do not work (USA Today).Abstinence programs were beneficial many years ago, but since they are ineffective in delaying teen pregnancy, then teen pregnancy rate has ence programs teach.

Abstinence Programs: Do they Work. Innearly half of all high school students have had sexual intercourse. Plainly stating that abstinence programs do not work (USA Today). Abstinence programs were beneficial many years ago, but since they are ineffective in delaying teen pregnancy, then teen pregnancy rate has increased.

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Not only do such programs, by their very nature, minimize the abstinence component of sex education, but many of these programs also implicitly encourage sexual activity among the youths they teach.