ADOLESCENT REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
Welcome to the Resource Page for the Adolescent Reproductive Health (ARH) ECHO Program
Adolescent Health Interview and caring for teens
Adolescent Health Working Group: Sexual and Reproductive Health Toolkit for Adolescent Providers
PowerPoint from Physicians for Reproductive Health: Adolescent Reproductive Health Interview
Healthy Relationship Handouts from AHWG
Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
SEX EDUCATION AND Condom Resources
AAP article on the need/evidence for sex education (in clinic, school, and home)
Website: Working to institutionalize sex education - Wise Toolkit
Website: Free, downloadable k-12 sex education curriculum based on respect for young people - Advocates for Youth
Male Condom Handout - English
Male Condom Handout - Spanish
Website for tweens and parents: www.amaze.org
Website for teens, by teens: www.sexetc.org
Website for older teens: "Sex ed for the real world" www.scarleteen.com
Website for college-aged teens on all health topics: www.goaskalice.columbia.edu
person-centered Contraceptive Counseling
BC4U: Excellent website for teens about birth control options
Bedsider: Excellent website for teens and young adults about birth control options
PATH Card for Person-Centered Contraceptive Counseling
Valeria Alexander's Ted Talk: "How to Outsmart Your Own Unconscious Bias"
Trabian Shorters' Asset Framing in 60 Seconds
Long-acting Reversible Contraception
ACOG Committee Opinion: LARC for Teens
RHAP Handout: IUDs
RHAP Handout: Implant
CU PAG Handout: LNG-IUS
CU PAG Handout: Implant
CU PAG Handout: Bleeding on the Implant Options
Other Hormonal/Contraceptive Methods (including OCPs)
CU PAG Handout: Pill
CU PAG Handout: Extended Pill
CU PAG Handout: Patch
Resources for Addressing Common Concerns in Adolescent Gynecology
CU PAG Handout: Options to Help with Periods
Provider Ed Video: PCOS in Teens
Provider Ed Video: AUB in Teens
Provider Ed Video: Menstrual Suppression for Teens with Special Medical Needs
PAG Medical Education Videos from Children's Hospital Colorado
ARH in Primary Care ECHO
Adolescent Reproductive Health in Primary Care is an ECHO series that offers clinically relevant topics for those who provide or are looking to build, expand and improve care to preteens through young adults. Once completed, participants will be able to evaluate and manage common conditions in adolescent reproductive health. Over the course of six sessions, the series will include an overview of adolescent reproductive health issues, best practices in adolescent contraception and common adolescent gynecology concerns.
JOIN COHORT 12 - Starts September 1
ARH Case conference
Looking for a fun way to stay up-to-date and connected? Adolescent Reproductive Health Case Conference is designed specifically for you! Previous participants of the ARH ECHO series are invited to weekly sessions on Thursdays from 12:15 - 12:45 PM to discuss cases or topics, which can be submitted up to three days in advance. Participants who register can attend sessions at any time. This ongoing series will allow participants to share de-identified, challenging cases for peer-to-peer and specialist consultation.
CLICK HERE to register
ARH and contraception for nurses in primary care
This series will review important adolescent reproductive health topics such as taking an adolescent sexual health history, minor consent and confidentiality, and STIs in teens. It will also provide an overview of available contraceptive methods, patient-centered contraceptive counseling, and strategies for addressing common concerns and side effects of birth control methods.
CLICK HERE to register for summer series
About ECHO Colorado
ECHO Colorado leverages the knowledge and experience of geographically-diverse communities for workforce development and improved health for all. Our virtual ECHO series increase the capacity of health professionals by enabling specialists and frontline clinicians to meet in a collaborative focused on a particular clinical or public health-related topic. The result is the spreading of knowledge that positively impacts health equity across the state and beyond.
CLICK HERE for upcoming and ongoing ECHO series
ARH Clinical Pearls
May 2022: What is PrEP and who can take it?
April 2022: Options to manage periods with PCOS
March 2022: Person-Centered Contraceptive Counseling
Dec 2021: Two Great Gifts for Adolescent Providers
Nov 2021: Premenstrual Syndrome
Oct 2021: What is Quick Start?
Sept 2021: Bleeding on birth control pills
July 2021: Diagnosis of PCOS in teens
June 2021: What is a heavy menstrual period?
May 2021: Unscheduled bleeding on extended pills
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