TITLE

ADOLESCENT SEXUAL HEALTH EDUCATION DOES IT WORK? CAN IT WORK BETTER? AN ANALYSIS OF RECENT RESEARCH AND MEDIA REPORTS

AUTHOR(S)
McKay, Alexander; Fisher, William; Maticka-Tyndale, Eleanor; Barrett, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality;2001, Vol. 10 Issue 3/4, p127
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This commentary examines and critiques a recent research report (DiCenso, Guyatt, Willan, & Griffith, 2002) and subsequent media coverage suggesting that adolescent sex education programs "don't work ". Evidence supporting the efficacy of adolescent sexual health education programs is described and priority issues for the field are identified.
ACCESSION #
7387608

 

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