Sex education

Sex education

Sexual health services and education for adolescents: options for Nova Scotia

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publisher: 
Moving Towards Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Summarizes the findings of a research project on sexual activity, sexual health policies and services, and options for addressing sexual health among young women in Nova Scotia.

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MCEWH TEEN.M68 2001

Developing understanding from young women's experiences in obtaining sexual health services and education in a Nova Scotia commu

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English
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Don Langille
Janice Graham
Emily Marshall
Melissa Blake
Christina Chitty
Heather Doncaster-Scott
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Examines the barriers which prevent young women from receiving maximally effective sexual health education in their schools and related services from physicians and in pharmacies.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

Canadian guidelines for sexual health education

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Author: 
Working Group to Develop Canadian Guidelines for Sexual Health Education
Publisher: 
Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2008
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Revised from 2003 edition. Offers clear direction to assist local, regional and national groups as well as organizations and government bodies concerned with education and community health to further develop and improve sexual health education policies and programs that address the diverse needs of Canadians. Provides the framework for evaluating existing sexual health education programs policies, and related services available to Canadians.

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Cat. HP40-25/2008E
ISBN: 978-0-662-48083-9
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Includes bibliographical references.

Common questions about sexual health education

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Alexander McKay
Publisher: 
Sex Information and Education Council of Canada
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides research-based answers to questions often posed by educators, parents, administrators, governments, and journalists about the philosophy, methods, and impact of sexual health education in the schools. Uses peer-reviewed literature to support the provision of high quality sexual health education.

Sexuality education resource manual for support workers of people with developmental disabilities

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English
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Paper
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The Calgary Birth Control Association
Publisher: 
Calgary Birth Control Association
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Calgary, AB

Provides information, guidance, and resources for support workers on relationships; puberty; anatomy and function; sexual experiences; conception, pregnancy and options; labour and delivery; birth control; sexually transmitted diseases (STDs); and personal care.

ISBN/ISSN: 
DISA.C35 2000

Taking steps of courage: teaching adolescents about sexuality and gender in Nigeria and Cameroun

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English
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Andrea Irvin
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International Women's Health Coalition
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Outlines some of the lessons about sexuality education that have emerged from the shared experiences of a number of groups collaborating to empower young women and all adolescents in Nigeria and Cameroun. Briefly describes the changing context of adolescence in Cameroun and Nigeria. Discusses what is meant by sexuality and sexuality education and provides some basic guidelines for teaching this topic. Also outlines issues to consider when developing programs in specific contexts.

ISBN/ISSN: 
TEEN.I78 2000

Adolescent sexual health services and education: options for Nova Scotia

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English
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Donald B. Langille
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Identifies health and educational policy issues concerning adolescents and their sexual health, so that action to address this area can be considered for Nova Scotia.

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MCEWH TEEN.L36 2000
Policy Discussion Series Paper No. 8
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Developing understanding from young women's experiences in obtaining sexual health services and education in a Nova Scotia commu

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Translated Title: 
So many bricks in the wall: developing understanding from young women's experiences with sexual health services and education in Amherst, Nova Scotia
Owning Org: 
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Donald B. Langille
Janice Graham
Emily Marshall
Melissa Blake
Christina Chitty
Healther Doncaster-Scott
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Examines barriers preventing young women from receiving effective sexual health education from their schools, physicians and pharmacies. Based on a survey by Amherst Initiative for Healthy Adolescent Sexuality.

ISBN/ISSN: 
MCEWH TEEN.L36 1999
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
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