Ages 13-18 Years: Evaluation and Counseling


High-risk sexual behaviors (number of partners, exchange sex for drugs or money)
Preventing unwanted/unintended pregnancy
     Postponing sexual involvement
     Contraceptive options, including emergency contraception
Sexually transmitted infections—barrier protection
Internet/phone safety

Fitness and Nutrition

Physical activity
Dietary/nutrition (including eating disorders and obesity)
Multivitamin with folic acid
Calcium intake

Psychosocial Evaluation

Suicide: depressive symptoms
Interpersonal/family relationships
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Personal goal development
Behavioral/learning disorders
Emotional, physical, and sexual abuse by family or partner
School experience
Peer relationships
Acquaintance rape prevention

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Family history
Diabetes mellitus
Personal history of preeclampsia, gestational diabetes, or pregnancy-induced  hypertension

Health/Risk Assessment

Hygiene (including dental), fluoride supplementation
Injury prevention
     Exercise and sports safety
     Weapons, including firearms
     Occupational hazards
     Recreational hazards
     Safe driving practices (seat belt use, no distracted driving or driving while under the influence of substances)
     Helmet use
Skin exposure to ultraviolet rays
Tobacco, alcohol, other drug use
Piercing and tattooing