Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

A personal narrative: The struggles of teenage pregnancy through a teenager's eyes with an adult perspective
by Vickers, Mary, M.S.W., California State University, Long Beach, 2010, 84; 1486444
Abstract (Summary)

This narrative explores the author's encounter with a profound event. The author analyzes the challenges she faced as a pregnant teenager and explores her journey in the search for social support. The literature review is composed of relevant literature that pertains to the risk factors of teen pregnancy, potential outcomes for those directly involved, as well as factors predicting these outcomes. The author's process of constructing this narrative as well as implications for social work practice is discussed.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Gurrola, Maria
School: California State University, Long Beach
School Location: United States -- California
Source: MAI 49/01M, Masters Abstracts International
Subjects: Social work, Womens studies
Publication Number: 1486444
ISBN: 978-1-124-24241-5
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