Sexual and Reproductive Health

NASN Resources

National Association of School Nurses. (2016). LGBTQ students: The role of the school nurse (Position Statement). Silver Spring, MD: Author.

National Association of School Nurses. (2015). Pregnant and parenting students – The role of the school nurse (Position Statement). Silver Spring, MD: Author.

School Nurses in Action web page on this website.

Other Resources

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National Clinical Resources

Rapid Assessment for Adolescent Preventive Services© (RAAPS)
A risk screening system.

Screen, Test, Diagnose & Prevent: A Clinician's Resource for STDs in Gay Men and Other MSM
A 62-page toolkit to improve clinicians' knowledge, skills, and comfort in effectively diagnosing and managing STDs in gay men from the California Department of Health Services STD Control Branch and the California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center.

Montalto, N. J. (1998). Implementing the Guidelines for Adolescent Preventive Services. American Family Physician. 57(9):2181-2188.

State level adolescents resources
A web resource that includes information on minors' rights from the Guttmacher Institute.

The Adolescent Health Working Group
A website with toolkit resources for clinicians, parents, and adolescents.
Toolkits include policies applicable to California, but the majority of the checklists, posters, handouts, recommendations, etc. are universal.

Website Resources

Bright Futures
A national health promotion and disease prevention initiative that addresses children's health needs in the context of family and community.

Future of Sex Education and the National Sexuality Education Standards

Sexual Risk Behavior: HIV, STD, & Teen Pregnancy Prevention
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Reproductive Health and Teen Pregnancy
From the Office of Adolescent Health

The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

Sex Education Resource Center
From the Advocates for Youth

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Healthy Teen Network

Resources for Teens

Its Your (Sex) Life
A public information campaign from the Kaiser Family Foundation and MTV.

Sex, Etc.
Sex education information published by Answer, a national organization that provides and promotes access to sexuality education for young people and the adults who teach them.

Video, Pamphlet and Curricula Resources

From Scenarios USA, a national non-profit organization that uses writing and film to foster youth leadership, advocacy and self-expression. 

Pamphlets and evidence-based teen pregnancy, STI, and HIV prevention curricula
From ETR Associates, a non-profit, science-based organization that works to improve the physical, social and emotional health of individuals, families and communities.

Sexual risk-taking prevention lesson plans, tools, and resources
From the Resource Center for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Online comprehensive sexuality education curriculum
From King County in Washington State

Teen dating curricula, handouts, posters, etc.
From Break the Cycle, an agency that provides dating abuse prevention programs to young people.

Lesson plans on bullying, bias, and diversity
From The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network

Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) inclusive lessons
From The Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network

Page published September 2013.

School Nurses in Action