Native Teen Voices: adolescent pregnancy prevention recommendations.

@article{Garwick2008NativeTV,
  title={Native Teen Voices: adolescent pregnancy prevention recommendations.},
  author={Ann W. Garwick and Kristine L. Rhodes and Melanie Peterson-Hickey and Wendy L. Hellerstedt},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={81-8}
}
PURPOSE American Indian adolescent pregnancy rates are high, yet little is known about how Native youth view primary pregnancy prevention. The aim was to identify pregnancy prevention strategies from the perspectives of both male and female urban Native youth to inform program development. METHODS Native Teen Voices (NTV) was a community-based participatory action research study in Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. Twenty focus groups were held with 148 Native youth who had never been… CONTINUE READING