More than Poverty—Teen Pregnancy Risk and Reports of Child Abuse Reports and Neglect

Source: Journal of Adolescent Health
Date Published: 1/2015


Maltreatment is a significant risk factor for teen pregnancy among low income youth even after controlling for neighborhood disadvantage, other caregiver risks and indicators of individual emotional and behavioral problems.

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