Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

Parents, Teen Emotions and Sexuality

This is the power point presentation given by Dr. Freda Bush at the Gulf Coast Social Worker’s Conference in Biloxi, MS in January 2017

 

Parents, Teen Emotions and SexualityRead the rest

 

HPV Vaccine Update: October 2016

GlaxoSmithKline’s Cervarix was the first HPV vaccine on the market. It provided protection against the two most dangerous strains of the Human Papillomarvirus, 16 and 18. Since newer HPV vaccines have been developed, Cervarix will no longer be sold in Read the rest

 

Heterosexual Relationships and Anal Sex: What’s the Big Deal?

President’s Corner by Dr. Freda Bush

September 2016

Three years ago, I spoke to over 100 teenage girls from different family and ethnic backgrounds. I asked how many of them knew a girl who was having anal sex to maintain … Read the rest

 

Teenage Emotions and the Adolescent Brain

MI Science Staff: July 2016

Helping teens develop emotionally is an important part of parenting our youth. But, as parents, we may well find ourselves on an emotional roller coaster as we navigate the difficult journey of parenting adolescents. Even … Read the rest

 

Creating a Desire for Change: Part 4: Action

MI Science Staff

May, 2016

The fourth stage in the Transtheoretical Model of change is action. In this stage an individual has made specific, observable changes in their lifestyle within the past 6 months in moving toward behavioral change. A … Read the rest