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Encouraging Family Participation in Adolescent Decision Making Training Guide

Training Guide

Use this slide presentation, complete with notes for the presenter, to train service delivery staff about the requirements for encouraging family participation in adolescent decision making. The presentation is intended for family planning administrative, clinical, and other staff to use during a face-to-face training or staff meeting. Alternatively, staff may read the PDF version and then discuss the requirements with a supervisor for more individualized instruction.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the Title X requirement to provide counseling that encourages family participation in the decision of minors to seek family planning services
  • Describe available professional resources on how to promote communication strategies between an adolescent and parent/guardian