Resources for Serving Adolescent Patients

Doctor talking to a young woman.

GYT Provider Web Site
Resources to help providers better serve younger patients, including sample answers to common STD-related patient questions, STD reference guides and charts, pointers for taking a sexual history, pertinent trainings, and GYT materials for clinics.

Preteen and Teen Vaccine Information For Health Care Professionals/Providers
CDC-developed resources to assist clinicians in talking with young patients and their parents about vaccines.

Why Screen for Chlamydia? An Implementation Guide for Healthcare Providers
Materials developed by the National Chlamydia Coalition provides youth-serving health care providers with information to improve delivery of chlamydia screening, including teen-friendly office tips and information on adolescent confidentiality.

Teen Friendly Office Tips
These office practices and suggestions can be adapted to any outpatient medical setting. Choose the ones that work in your office.

Minors' Access to STI Services
Report from the Guttmacher Institute on state laws pertaining to minors' access to STD services.

Adolescent Reproductive and Sexual Health Education Program (ARSHEP)
A project of Physicians for Reproductive Health, ARSHEP provides an evidence-based adolescent sexual health curriculum for clinicians.