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Online Courses | Cultural Competency | Introduction to Family Planning | Introduction to HIV and AIDS | Inside the Adolescent Brain | Sexually Transmitted Infections | Title X Orientation

Inside the Adolescent Brain: New Perspectives for Family Planning Providers

To begin the course participants should visit and follow instructions to create a new account. Once the participant has created the account, enroll in the course by clicking "Courses" and then "Adolescent Brain." If the participant leaves the course and comes back, the course can be accessed from "My Home."

**PLEASE NOTE: Pop-up blockers must be disabled in order to access the course.**

Course content: The brain changes occurring during adolescence that help to explain characteristic adolescent behavior, the difference between puberty and adolescence and the interplay between sexual and neurological development, adolescent risk-taking behaviors and decision making, effective approaches for counseling and educating adolescent clients

Target audience: Title X providers, including family planning clinicians, counselors and new staff, as well as school and community-based staff working with adolescents to prevent unplanned pregnancy, and STIs including HIV.

CEUs: Please note, contact hours are not available for this course.

Fee: Free

Course Sponsor: JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.

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