Equity in Adolescent Health
In July 2022, OPA hosted the annual Teen Pregnancy Prevention (TPP) Grantee Conference. During the conference, Erin Jones, Equity Consultant, discussed equity in adolescent health.
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Reproductive Health National Training Center
The Reproductive Health National Training Center (RHNTC) provides resources, materials, and educational opportunities to ensure Title X and Teen Pregnancy Prevention (TPP) grantees have the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to deliver high-quality services and programs.
This library provides trainings and resources, including webinar materials, for professionals working to promote adolescent health and reduce teen pregnancy.
- Listen Up! Youth Listening Session Toolkit, 2020 (HHS Office of Population Affairs)*
- Resource Guide for Building Sustainable Programs, Revised 2019 (HHS Office of Population Affairs)
- The OPA Framework for Program Sustainability, 2017 (HHS Office of Population Affairs)
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Using a Health Equity Lens
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Healthy Equity Guiding Principles for Inclusive Communication emphasize the importance of addressing all people inclusively and respectfully. These principles are intended to help public health professionals, particularly health communicators, ensure their communication products and strategies adapt to the specific cultural, linguistic, environmental, and historical situation of each population or audience of focus.
- Showcasing Promising TPP Tier 2 Interventions and Innovations Series: This webinar series showcases interventions and innovations currently under development in the TPP Tier 2 program. Each webinar showcases different TPP Tier 2 interventions and innovations that have shown promising results to date.
Day 1: Engender Health’s Re:MIX intervention, Healthy Teen Network’s Pulse app, and the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center’s TEMPO: Teens Exploring and Managing Prevention Options intervention – Slides, Video, Transcript
Day 2: Planned Parenthood of New York City’s Capacity Building for Foster Care Organizations (CB4FC) intervention, Boston Children’s Hospital’s Momentary Affect Regulation Safe Sex Intervention (MARSSI), MyHealthEd’s Real Talk mobile app, and Waikiki Health’s Wahine Talk texting and social media intervention – Slides, Video, Transcript
Day 3: Center for Innovative Public Research’s Gir2Girl text messaging intervention, Johns Hopkins University’s Respecting the Circle of Life: Mind, Body and Spirit (RCL) intervention, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and Hawaiian Islands IN·clued (Inclusive Healthcare — Youth and Providers Empowered) intervention – Slides, Video, Transcript