More Information: For Committee Opinion #654—Reproductive Life Planning to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has identified the following resources that may be helpful for ob-gyns, other health care providers and patients on topics related to Committee Opinion #654 “Reproductive Life Planning to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy.” These materials are for information purposes only and are not meant to be comprehensive. Referral to these resources does not imply ACOG’s endorsement of the organization, the organization’s website, or the content of the resource. The resources may change without notice.

External Resources

Integrating Reproductive Life Planning into Your Family Planning Session, Family Planning National Training Centers
This free, archived webinar is offered by the Family Planning National Training Centers and is accompanied by supplementary resources including a Q&A and follow-up activity.

One Key Question® Initiative, Oregon Foundation for Reproductive Health
Developed by the Oregon Foundation for Reproductive Health, the One Key Question® Initiative provides resources and tools for clinicians interested in integrating the assessment of pregnancy intentions into routine care.

Providing Quality Family Planning Services: Recommendations of the CDC and the U.S. Office of Population Affairs
This 2014 report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Office of Population Affairs recommends how to provide family planning services, including guidance regarding assessment of pregnancy intentions and a framework for reproductive life planning counseling.

Reproductive Life Plan Tool for Health Professionals, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this tool provides questions that health professionals can use with their patients, including a patient worksheet. A webpage for patients is also available.

Reproductive Life Planning, Cardea
This free webinar developed by Cardea offers strategies for clinicians to help patients think through a reproductive life plan.

Reproductive Life Planning Assessment Toolkit, Preconception Health + Health Care Initiative
Developed by the Preconception Health + Health Care Initiative, this section of the National Preconception Curriculum and Resources Guide for Clinicians provides guidance regarding follow up care based on women’s pregnancy intentions.

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