Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Recommendations from Urban and Reservation Northern Plains American Indian Community Members.
Am J Sex Educ 2015 Jul 28;10(3):218-241. Epub 2015 Aug 28.
Sanford Research , Sioux Falls , SD , USA.
Despite declines over the past few decades, the United States has one of the highest rates of teen pregnancy compared to other industrialized nations. American Indian youth have experienced higher rates of teen pregnancy compared to the overall population for decades. Although it's known that community and cultural adaptation enhance program effectiveness, few teen pregnancy prevention programs have published on recommendations for adapting these programs to address the specific needs of Northern Plains American Indian youth. Read More