Evaluation of the parents as primary sexuality educators program.

  title={Evaluation of the parents as primary sexuality educators program.},
  author={Jonathan D. S. Klein and Premini Sabaratnam and Beatriz Pazos and Melissa Matos Auerbach and Caryn Graff Havens and Mary Jo Brach},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  volume={37 3 Suppl},
PURPOSE To determine the effectiveness of a sexuality education program designed to help parents become more confident and competent in communicating with their children about sex and sexuality. METHODS Parents attending a four- to five-part workshop series between February 2001 and April 2002 were recruited to participate. A total of 27 workshop series were conducted at various sites in neighborhoods with high teen pregnancy and STD rates. For each series, program staff administered written… CONTINUE READING