My Girlfriend's Pregnant!

My Girlfriend's Pregnant!

A Teen's Guide to Becoming A Dad

Book - 2015
Average Rating:
Rate this:

Your girlfriend is pregnant. Now what?

For teens faced with an unplanned pregnancy, the news can be devastating. Typically, most attention is focused on the needs of the mother, but teenage fathers also face a future filled with fear, doubt, and guilt. My Girlfriend's Pregnant provides much-needed information and support for teens suddenly thrust in the role of father.

Based on interviews with teenage dads, social workers, and medical professionals, this book explores:
* What it's like to discover that your girlfriend is pregnant
* What to expect during pregnancy and childbirth
* The experience of parenthood--both positive and negative
* How involved the role of a teen dad can be
* How parenthood can affect young relationships
* The stress of being a teen dad
* The impact of abortion and adoption on young fathers

With an extensive list of further readings and resources to help with issues ranging from child support to bonding with your child, this book illustrates to young dads that they are not alone and that there are positive ways of dealing with the difficult choices that lie ahead.

Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press, ©2015.
ISBN: 9781554517428
Characteristics: 126 pages :,illustrations ;,22 cm.
Additional Contributors: Dawson, Willow - Illustrator

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at Library

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top