Social work practice with adolescents involves working not just with the adolescents but also with their families, schools, and neighborhoods. Helping adolescents to confront adversity and develop mechanisms that promote resiliency is critical, especially for adolescents who are at risk of emotional or behavioral problems. The understanding and promotion of sexual and reproductive rights are essential in the social work profession, not only to improve the health status of affected populations but to advocate effectively for social justice and to respond to globalized realities. This study highlights the relevance of sexual and reproductive health promotion and practice of social work, emphasizes the impact of reproductive health and rights on young people, and proposes a social work agenda that will embrace and promote sexual and reproductive health and
Therefore, let us see controversy of early sex education and then decide it according to your opinion. Early sex education can help children understand the impacts of sex in their lives. Free sex can be solved by providing and expanding their horizons about the dangers. It can also answer questions that exist in their minds about their
Young people get information about sex and sexuality from a variety of sources, including through the media including advertising, television, books and Web sites. Some of this will be correct and some incorrect. Providing information through sex education, so it's about finding out what young people already know and enhance their existing knowledge and correcting any misinformation they may have had. For example, young people may have heard that condoms are not affected with HIV or AIDS treatment (Turansky,and Miller,2014), it is important to provide the correct false beliefs. Without correct information young people can put themselves at greater risk, watch movies or do something with a better idea of teaching children about sex education, because I think the.
Adolescence is the period during which the skills and attitudes are acquired to help develop adults who will eventually contribute to society in meaningful ways. Adolescents may obtain the skills and training necessary to prepare themselves for adult roles. In his view adolescents are favor of peer group and selected entertainment heroes as their role models and slowly find declining parents and teacher’s role. Adolescents are usually attracted and influenced by peer group based on the use of verbal expressions hair style, clothing, food, music and entertainment preferences and decision related to rapidly changing social
Teenage Pregnancy among Refugees and Burmese Migrants One mainstream problem that is rising now and challenges to teenagers from refugees and Burmese migrants is pregnancy. This is a threat to teenagers and it is a barrier to the progress of their life. We need to focus on this current problem because they are the leaders of the future. In this essay, I want to discuss about (a) the reason why it is raising (b) how the consequences of conflict force them (c) how it impacts on teenagers. The rates of the teenage pregnancy increase because of the influences of mainstream cultures, a lack of knowledge about the risky sex, and the rapes.
(16) 427-454 The study revealed that contemplative practice in children and youth to prevent health promotion contexts, including school – based program. The intervention that nature mindfulness in children and youth may be a feasible and effective method of building resilience in universal populations and in the treatment of the disorder in clinical populations. This review suggests that meditation and yoga may be associated with beneficial outcome for children and youth. Mark T, Greenberg et al, (2011). Nurturing mindfulness in children and youth, the society for research in child
The relationships adolescents have with their peers, family, and members of their social sphere play a vital role in the social development of an adolescent. Adolescence is a critical period in social development because adolescents can be easily influenced by the people they develop close relationships with. This is the first time individuals can truly make their own decisions, which also makes this a sensitive period. Relationships are vital in the social development of an adolescent due to the extreme influence peers can have over an individual. These relationships become significant because they begin to help the adolescent understand the concept of personalities, how they form and why a person has that specific type of personality.
Identificatory process refers to upbringing and role of parent towards children based on sex role behavior. The way to upbringing of parent that influences the behavior of their children. Parents are responsible for educating their children to identify the differences of sex (masculinity and femininity) terms of clothes, hairstyle, activities, selection of materials toys based on sex , encourage their children friends with same-sex and others. The exposure toward the difference in sex is whereby boys deemed to be masculinity while girls are characteristically of femininity. Most cases for behavior similarities are part of the modeling process.
Furthermore, it is important that adults (parents, caregivers) recognize these changes and respond appropriately so as to ensure that adolescents develop the ability to get along with other people and become responsible members of the society. The appropriate response of adults (parents and caregivers) to the behavioral changes observed in adolescence includes: • Showing love and respect to adolescents • Listening attentively to them • Not laughing at their questions • Apologizing to them when you have made a mistake • Explaining sex and other sensitive topics to them in simple terms • Not expecting to always get answers to your questions