Resources

By Topic - Reproductive Life Planning

Resources

The Clinical Content of Preconception Care: an overview and preparation of this supplement
The American Journal of Gynecology
Article from The American Journal of Gynecology exploring the clinical components of preconception care and summarizing the methods used to select and review each topic. A summary table of the recommendations is also included.
The Clinical Content of Preconception Care: an overview and preparation of this supplement

What is a reproductive life plan?
A useful PDF document we put together that contains links to the resources from this page as well a brief description of reproductive life panning and its importance.
What is a reproductive life plan?

National Preconception Curriculum and Resources Guide for Clinicians
Before, Between & Beyond Pregnancy — The national preconception curriculum and resources guide for clinicians.
http://www.beforeandbeyond.org/

Every Woman California
California Family Pact Resource
The California Family Pact Resource page (includes one page handout).
ttp://www.everywomancalifornia.org/

Questions to think about before getting pregnant
Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
Five-page list of questions to think about before getting pregnant.
Questions to think about before getting pregnant

Planned Parenthood of Utah Reproductive Life Planning Tools
Planned Parenthood of Utah
For Teens: Plan your Health Live Your Life
For Adults: Adult Reproductive Health Plan: You're a Busy Woman

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Online Courses

Before, Between & Beyond Pregnancy: Continuing Education Modules
Online Courses for Clinicians on preconception care comprised of short, engaging modules filled with practical information. The modules can be used for CME credit by physicians, nurse midwives, nurse practitioners and physicians' assistants.
http://www.beforeandbeyond.org/?page=cme-modules

Understanding Preconception Health: A Course for Community Health Workers
A web-based course that provides an overview of the importance of preconception health. Specifically it focuses on the first six of ten "Recommendations to Improve Preconception Health and Healthcare" from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
http://www.phtc-online.org/learning/pages/catalog/pch/

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CDC Recommendations

Recommendations to Improve Preconception Health and Health Care – United States
CDC Recommendations via 2006 Preconception Care Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report
Recommendations to Improve Preconception Health and Health Care – United States

CDC Calls for Reproductive Life Plans
Summary of CDC Recommendations.
http://www.medpagetoday.com/OBGYN/Pregnancy/3136

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