December 11, 2017

Category: Guidelines/Recommendations

This 2012 paper presents lessons learned from 37 random-assignment social intervention programs for adolescents that are designed to prevent or treat internalizing problems.

This 2011 guide was designed to provide tools and practical ideas for developing and implementing an adolescent health strategic plan.

This 2008 article discusses gaps in research and offers recommendations for improving health care quality and strengthening the research base on gender and disparities during adolescence.

This 2008 article reviews existing federal data collection efforts and reporting systems to identify what pieces currently exist to support an effective health monitoring system for young adults.

Progress on the 21 Critical Health Objectives was reviewed as part of the Healthy People 2010 Midcourse Review. The review found little or no improvement on most objectives.

Improving the Health of Adolescents & Young Adults: A Guide for States and Communities is a companion to Healthy People 2010. The document helps communities and individuals translate the Healthy People 2010 objectives that are key to adolescent health and safety into a vision for improving adolescent health and well-being.

This 2002 article was created for a work group that focused on adolescent health and psychological development.

This 2002 overview summarizes adolescent health issues as presented at the meeting, Health Futures of Youth II.

This 2002 summary synthesizes the proceedings of an expert meeting to begin developing a national health agenda for middle childhood.

This 2002 article reviews reproductive health issues for adolescents and recommends policies to promote an agenda.