L’esperienza della maternità in adolescenza e le azioni di supporto al benessere psicologico e sociale

Alessandra Salerno, Monica Tosto, Emanuela Fici, Monica Tosto

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[automatically translated] The purpose of this paper is to analyze the adaptation to pregnancy and parenthood in adolescence, presenting an overview of recent studies that have investigated the consequences on the development of mother and child. Moving from the relief of psychosocial costs of early parenting, they are also described, prevention programs that can reduce initiation into sexual behavior, increase contraceptive use and reduce teen pregnancy in teenagers and some intervention strategies in support of parenting, aimed at strengthening the safety net against young mothers.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)219-246
Number of pages28
JournalPsicologia Clinica dello Sviluppo
Publication statusPublished - 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Developmental and Educational Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology

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