Although it has been very successful in recent years in creating collaborative relationships (our participation in the Intersex Consensus Group and authorship of the inﬂuential and many of our collaborators, this has been extraordinarily frustrating and has hindered our ability to champion and move forward in this important work.
We believe the most fruitful way to move beyond the current dynamic is to support a new organization with a mission to promote integrated, comprehensive approaches to care that enhance the overall health and well-being of persons with sponsored and convened a national group of health care and advocacy professionals to establish a nonprofit organization charged with making sure the new ideas about appropriate care are known and implemented across the country.
This type of instruction provides a central source of information for teens. Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States, In Good Company: Who Supports Comprehensive Sexuality Education? Office of Adolescent Health, Evaluation and performance measurement.
• In 2011-2013, more than 80% of adolescents aged 15–19 had received formal instruction about STDs, HIV or how to say no to sex.
We have learned from listening to individuals and families dealing with intersex that: The Intersex Society of North America (ISNA) was founded in 1993 in an effort to advocate for patients and families who felt they had been harmed by their experiences with the health care system.
Others give out specific information and will answer questions you may have.Teen Talk Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s website provides comprehensive sex education information specifically for teens.Go Ask Alice Check out Alice’s answers to all types of health questions related to sexual health, sexual orientation, emotional health, relationships and dating. In the Mix, the national award-winning TV series for teens and by teens, brings you all of it… Resource Center for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (Re CAPP) Re CAPP is an on-line resource for edcators that provides practical tools and information to reduce sexual risk-taking behaviors.They have volunteers in over 80 countries and provide an extensive website for young people on HIV and AIDS.They also broadcast live webcasts of HIV Awareness events throughout the world.