Research and References

The following resources are intended for your individual research and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Portland Lifeguard or ABBA, A Women’s Resource Center.
 
www.AbbaPregnancyChoice.org    (Unplanned pregnancy)
www.AbbaSetFree.org   (Abortion recovery)
www.AbortionRecovery.org (On-line care directory)
www.ACF.hhs.gov   (Administration for Children and Families)
www.AHRQ.gov (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)
www.ACOG.org   (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists)
www.AJPH.org (American Journal of Public Health)
Are You? Are They? Lockkadoo,Justin,DiMarco,Haylet, Daleable   (2003)
 
www.Bethany.org (Adoption info)
 
www.NCI.nih.gov (National Cancer Institute)
www.CDC.gov (Centers for Disease and Prevention)
www.ChildrensHospital.org (Boston Children’s Hospital Research) (2009)
www.ConnectSafely.org (Internet/social networking safety)
 
 
Date or Soul Mate. How to Know if Someone is Worth Pursuing in Two Dates or Less  Dr. Neil Warren (2000)
 
www.FactsonTap.org (Sexual behavior risks)
www.FDA.gov (Food and Drug Administration)
www.Heritage.org (The Heritage Foundation)
Hooked: New Science on How Casual Sex is Affecting our Children Mclhaney, Jos , Bush, Freda (McKissic) (2008)
 
www.lovematters.com (Relationships)
www.medinstitute.org (The Medical Institute for Sexual Health)
www.thenationalcampaign.org (The National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancies)
www.NIH.gov (National Institutes of Health)
www.minorityhealth.hhs.gov (Office of Minority Health)
www.Optionline.org (Sexual health issues)
The Oxytocin Factor, Kestin Uvnas-Moberg (2003)
 
www.ptsd.VA.gov (US Dept. of Veteran Affairs/post traumatic stress disorder)
 
www.iSafe.org   (Safety education)
Safe People, Drs. Cloud, Henry and Townsend, John (1996)
Sex and the Soul of a Woman, Rinehart, Paula (2010)
Sex is Not the Problem, Lust Is, Harris, Joshua (2005)
The Sexual Victimization of College Women/Publication NCJ182369, Fisher, BS, Cullen FT., Turner, MG (2000)
The Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence Victimization, Basile KC, Chen J, Lynberg MC, Saltsman LE (2007)
The Silent Epidemic, California Nurses of Ethical Standards (1994)
www.Standupgirl.org (Unplanned pregnancy decisions)
 
www.Teenbreaks.com (Relationships)
www.Teenhealth.org (Sexual health)
www.Troublewith.com (Family concerns/issues Index)
 
U.S. Youth Risk Behavior Study (CDC) (2007)
 
www.WomenDeserveBetter.org (lifestyle decisions)
 
www.YoungWomensHealth.org (Sexuality health guides) (2009)