Teenagers Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age

Written By Kerry Mckellar
Teenagers  Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 January 2020
  • ISBN : 0128169702
  • Pages : 164 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Teenagers Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age written by Kerry Mckellar which was release on 06 January 2020, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Teenagers, Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age examines the online resources available on teenagers, including games and digital interventions. In addition, it highlights current issues such as sexting and pornography. Information needs and provisions are examined, and existing sexual health interventions and digital interventions are discussed, gathering both teenagers’ and sexual health professionals’ views on these services. In addition to a review of the current literature on sexual health and teenagers, the book examines groups of teenagers, particularly those vulnerable to risky sex and asks what are the predictors of these behaviors and what can be done to address the behaviors. Finally, the book will also provide reflections and practical advice on the ethical issues associated with research in this context. Provides guidance on the ethical issues with research associated with this topic Covers both teenagers’ information needs as well as their existing levels of knowledge Assesses how teenagers engage with, and evaluate, sexual health information Addresses the challenges inherent in the online environment, such as unreliable and misleading information

Teenagers Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age

Teenagers  Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age
  • Author : Kerry Mckellar,Elizabeth Sillence
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-06
  • Total pages : 164
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Teenagers, Sexual Health Information and the Digital Age examines the online resources available on teenagers, including games and digital interventions. In addition, it highlights current issues such as sexting and pornography. Information needs and provisions are examined, and existing sexual health interventions and digital interventions are discussed, gathering both teenagers’ ...

Adolescent Sexual Behavior in the Digital Age

Adolescent Sexual Behavior in the Digital Age
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 371
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : The nexus between the digital revolution and adolescent sexual behavior has posed significant challenges to mental health practitioners, attorneys, and educators. These digital technologies may facilitate dangerous behaviors and serious consequences for some youth. Adolescent Sexual Development in the Digital Age considers adolescent sexual behavior in both clinical and legal ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-08-16
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Shifts in societal development resulting from economic and technological advancements have had an impact upon the development of human sexuality and behaviour, and with the expansion of developments such as the Internet and associated technologies, it is likely that further societal shifts will ensue. This book recognises the importance of ...

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  • Author : Mariann Hardey
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2022-02-21
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Household Self-Tracking During a Global Health Crisis provides a comprehensive and straightforward account of deeper health narratives managed through data tracking within households formed during a global health crisis....

Identity Sexuality and Relationships among Emerging Adults in the Digital Age

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  • Author : Wright, Michelle F.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-12-12
  • Total pages : 343
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Technology has become ubiquitous to everyday life in modern society, and particularly in various social aspects. This has significant impacts on adolescents as they develop and make their way into adulthood. Identity, Sexuality, and Relationships among Emerging Adults in the Digital Age is a pivotal reference source for the latest ...

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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2015-12-02
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : With the current ubiquity of technological tools and digital media, having the skillset necessary to use and understand digital media is essential. Integrating media literacy into modern day education can cultivate a stronger relationship between technology, educators, as well as students. The Handbook of Research on Media Literacy in the ...

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  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release Date : 2020-08-24
  • Total pages : 313
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : The capacity to understand and communicate health information is a major international health concern. Sponsored by the Health and Biosciences Section of International Federation of Library Associations, this book highlights the contribution that librarians are making to improving health literacy and enabling citizens to be active participants in the management ...

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  • Author : Kaveri Subrahmanyam,David Smahel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-11-02
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Youth around the world are fittingly described as digital natives because of their comfort and skill with technological hardware and content. Recent studies indicate that an overwhelming majority of children and teenagers use the Internet, cell phones, and other mobile devices. Equipped with familiarity and unprecedented access, it is no ...

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Young Adult Sexuality in the Digital Age
  • Author : Kalish, Rachel
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2020-05-22
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Technology is rapidly advancing, and each innovation provides opportunities for such technology to mesh with the human enactment of physical intimacy or to be used in the quest for information about sexuality. However, the availability of this technology has complicated sexual decision making for young adults as they continually navigate ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-08-11
  • Total pages : 364
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Sexuality in Adolescence: The Digital Generation provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research and theory about adolescent sexuality in today’s world. The book examines biological, social and health-related approaches and reviews qualitative and quantitative research from psychology, sociology, epidemiology and medicine, emphasising the interplay between perspectives and privileging ...

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Nurturing Young Minds
  • Author : Ramesh Manocha
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-09-13
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : Being a teenager has never been easy, but the digital age has brought with it unique challenges for young people and the adults in their lives. Nurturing Young Minds: Mental Wellbeing in the Digital Age collects expert advice on how to tackle the terrors of the twenty-first century and is ...

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  • Author : Paul Byron
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-29
  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : This book explores how digital media can extend care practices among friends and peers, researching young people’s negotiations of sexual health, mental health, gender/sexuality, and dating apps, and highlighting the need for a multifocal approach that centres young people’s expertise. Taking an "everyday practice" approach to digital ...

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  • Author : Bex Lewis
  • Publisher : Lion Books
  • Release Date : 2014-02-21
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : As featured on The Steve Wright Show on Radio 2. Equipping children to thrive and survive in the digital jungle Digital technology, social media, and online gaming are now a universal part of childhood. But are you worried about what your children might be doing online? What they might come across ...

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  • Author : Jon Øyvind Odland
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2018-08-15
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : This book is a printed edition of the Special Issue "Teenage Reproductive Health: Pregnancy, Contraception, Unsafe Abortion, Fertility" that was published in IJERPH...

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  • Author : Sheri Bauman,Ian Rivers
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-07-28
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0128169702
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Summary : This book examines the intersection of mental health and digital technology to make informed decisions about the new options provided by digital technology. It highlights the rise in online therapy and social media and examines the ethical dilemmas involved in online research to suggest that the benefits created far outweigh ...