Contraception Care for Adolescents

Return to all Child and Adolescent Health sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Compare and contrast recommended forms of contraception for adolescent use.
2. Educate adolescent patients on responsible sexual behaviors to decrease the risk of unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.
3. Counsel patients on the appropriate use of and access to emergency contraception, including advanced provision prescription.
4. Locate state and local law information defining confidentiality for adolescents with regard to reproductive health care services.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021

Lauren Oshman, MD, MPH, FAAFP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
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