1 April 2021

Contraception in adolescence

Clinical Sex

Dr Terri Foran and Dr Kathy McNamee discuss how best to manage younger patients.


  • The most important issues to be covered when discussing contraception with younger patients
  • Managing confidentiality in adolescent consultations
  • The advantages of longer acting contraceptive methods in younger patients

Host: Dr Terri Foran, sexual health physician; Conjoint senior lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

Guest: Dr Kathy McNamee, medical director, Family Planning Victoria; Adjunct lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Monash University; Lead writer, Contraception Section, Therapeutic Guidelines on Sexual Health

Total time: 20 mins

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