Master of Arts in Education (MAE)
Sherri C. Strawser
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It is doubtful that any woman who has become pregnant and delivered a child did not experience some level of anxiety or frustration. It is also not likely that these women did not have anything else occurring simultaneously in their lives, such as work, social, and family commitments. Pregnancy and the expectancy of bringing a new life into the world inherently carry a certain amount of stress and uncertainty. Finding oneself in this situation has an incredible impact when a young woman has perhaps not even fully developed herself, and is faced with the challenge of raising a child.
Sex instruction; Stress (Psychology); Teenage pregnancy; Teenage pregnancy – Prevention; Teenagers – Sexual behavior
Education | Educational Psychology | Family, Life Course, and Society | Gender and Sexuality
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Monteiro, Janice Rollins, "Teenage Pregnancy: Correlates of Sexual Behavior and Overview of Prevention, Intervention, and Local Programs" (1997). UNLV Theses, Dissertations, Professional Papers, and Capstones. 1912.
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