Parent and family influences on young women's romantic and sexual decisions

@inproceedings{Wisnieski2015ParentAF,
  title={Parent and family influences on young women's romantic and sexual decisions},
  author={Deborah Wisnieski and Renee E Sieving and Ann E Garwick},
  year={2015}
}
Parents can play an important role in reducing their children's risk for teenage pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections, and in promoting sexual health during adolescence. The purpose of this study was to explore communication between parents, family members and young people and how it influences their romantic and sexual behaviours. Semi-structured interviews were conducted with 28 African American, American Indian, Euro-American and Latina women aged 19–29 years. Findings clustered… CONTINUE READING