Tag Archives: dating

Teen Pregnancy and Violence

This fact sheet compiled by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy contains facts and data about teen pregnancy, violence such as sexual and emotional abuse and relationships. Some interesting facts include: “Adverse childhood experiences such as physical abuse, verbal abuse, and witnessing intimate partner violence are linked with having sex at an early age […]

10 Tips for Parents to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

This booklet, published by the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, offers parents 10 important tips to prevent teen pregnancy and offers information and advice on communication and parenting. Link to “10 Tips for Parents to Prevent Teen Pregnancy” (PDF)

Relationship Dynamics and Consistency of Condom Use Among Adolescents (2009)

Summary: The study by Guttmacher Institute examines associations between the characteristics of adolescent relationships and consistency of condom use. Among teenagers who had had sex with their dating partner, both negative relationship aspects and positive qualities were negatively associated with consistent condom use. The study concludes that relationship dynamics were more related to condom use […]

Teen Dating Fact Sheet from Child Trends (2006)

Summary: This fact sheet summarizes the dating activities of 8th, 10th, and 12th graders. It was found that dating among this age group has steadily declined since 2001. The pros and cons of teenage dating is discussed on this fact sheet, along with how factors such as race, gender, age, and the amount of education […]