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Promoting What Works: A Symposium of Approaches for Supporting Pregnant and Parenting Adolescents

Emerging and Promising Approaches: What does implementation really look like?

Bernadette Strode, M.A.
Principal, Polly T. McCabe Center

Joanne Cox, M.D.
Associate Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Boston; Medical Director, Young Parents Program Children's Hospital Boston

Pam Plummer, B.S.W.
Director of Prevention Services, Centers for Youth and Families

Melissa Maguire, M.S.
Director, Youth Shelter Network, The Night Ministry

Keneca Boyce, Ph.D., L.M.S.W.
Senior Director of Program Development and Quality Assurance, Inwood House

Marc Clark, Ph.D. (Moderator)
Administration for Children, Youth and Families

Successful implementation of key program components is pivotal in determining program effectiveness. This session will present implementation strategies and discuss various approaches for adolescent pregnancy and parenting programming in diverse populations and settings. Presenters will discuss common challenges and solutions.

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