Recent News & Research
Acting Surgeon General RADM Boris D. Lushniak speaks on the importance of suicide prevention in support of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline “PreVENTable” video campaign. We all have a role to play in preventing suicide. View the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pAH8Myw1IEE…
Findings suggest the need for attention to STI risk among all girls, but SMGs in particular. Clinicians should be trained to assess youth for sexual contacts and sexual identity and counsel all youth on healthy relationships, consensual sex, and safer…
In this report, DACA youth indicate that they often either avoid care completely or seek care outside of the mainstream medical system, except in instances of serious health need. Key barriers to accessing care include cost, limited health care literacy,…
The Journal of Adolescent Health’s May supplement is devoted to “Driver Distraction”. The supplement contains 10 articles on the topic and is viewable without a subscription.…
Despite the importance of good nutrition to healthy adolescent development, adolescents and young adults get up to one third of their daily calories from fast food, which has low nutritional value. Adolescents are generally healthy, though, and this is an…
Young adults are at a significant and pivotal time of life. They might seek higher education, launch their working careers, develop personal relationships and healthy habits, and pursue other endeavors that help set them on healthy and productive pathways. However,…
Join Healthy Teen Network in St. Louis for a training of trainers.
The event Includes:
2.5 days of on-site training;
A 45-minute pre-recorded training to complete online; and
A training manual for you to use when conducting Training of Facilitators/Educators…
Alison Chopel, DrPH, MPH, Director of the California Adolescent Health Collaborative
will be presenting on School Health Center Healthy Adolescent Relationship Program (SHARP) in this webinar. Learn about an innovative method to collaborating with health centers to identify youth victims…
YTH Live 2015: Igniting Youth Tech Health Innovation
April 26–28, 2015
San Francisco, California
YTH Live is the premier conference for trailblazing technology that is advancing the health and wellness of youth, young adults, and other underserved populations.…
CAHC offers a variety of trainings that can be provided to your community or region. We can work with you to coordinate and conduct outreach for the training or workshop. We offer the following topics: Minor Consent and Confidentiality, Adolescent…
Trauma & Resilience Toolkit
Check out AHWG’s Trauma & Resilience Toolkit.
ASHWG Core Competencies
Developed by the Adolescent Sexual Health Working Group (ASHWG), these resources are specifically intended for adult providers and educators of adolescent sexual and reproductive health.
CA Adolescent Data Set
Recently updated with 2010 data, this is a collection of county-specific data about the health status of adolescents in Excel format
The ASHWG Data for Adolescent Births, AIDS and STD are now updated with 2011 data
Understanding Confidentiality and Minor Consent in California
Check out our Healthcare Education, Assessment & Response Tool for Teen Relationships (HEART) Primer.