#noteenshame

a movement illuminating the need for shame-free LGBTQ-inclusive comprehensive sexuality education & equitable access to resources and support for young parents and their families

Awards

Spirit of Service Award, Healthy Teen Network

Interviews + Press

TEEN MOM: One woman working to eliminate stigma Houston Business Journal 

Teen Moms Need Support, Not Shame New York Magazine

Long-Acting Contraception Makes Teen Pregnancy Rates Plummet. But Why Are Some Skeptical? The Nation

Mom's Raw Postpartum Photo Highlights Lesser-Known Feeding Huffington post 

The truth about teen moms getting impregnated by older men Fusion 

The Way We Talk About Sex Education Needs To Change A Plus 

Back-to-School Homework for Educators: Learn What You Can Do to Support Teen Parents Rewire

How To Help Prevent Teen Pregnancies Without Shaming Young Parents ThinkProgress 

Pregnant and Parenting Students Can—and Should—Enforce Their Title IX Rights Rewire

Her difficult journey could have been eased by knowing rights Sacramento Bee

8 Lies We Need to Stop Spreading About Teen Pregnancy Policy Mic 

Report urges schools to do more for pregnant students EdSource

What Pregnant and Parenting Teens Really Need Huffington Post

Young Mothers Are Denouncing This Pregnancy Prevention Business Insider 

Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Gloria Malone Latina 

Woman Crush(ing the Patriarchy) Wednesday: Natasha Vianna Latina

What it's like to be a teen parent: readers' stories Washington Post 

It’s Not Just Those Awful Ads in NYC: Teen Moms Are Bullied Every Day Rewire

'Mamas Day' Celebrates Motherhood Outside the Boxes Ebony

United Way Milwaukee's teen pregnancy prevention campaign falls flat SheKnows

Team Pick: Mamas Day Cards for All Your Mama Needs Autostraddle

Teen Moms Sound Off On Study Claiming “Teen Mom” Reduced Teen Pregnancies The Frisky

Family Leave Laws Need to Include Teen Student Parents RH Reality Check 

Shame & Stigma: How it Makes Young Moms and Dads Feel Scarleteen

To Support and Help Teen Mothers, We Must Stop Shaming Them Policy Mic

Teen Parents Need Support, Not Shame Sex,Ed Honestly

Mommie Dearest: On Beyoncé, Motherhood, & Feminism The Frisky

NYC uses shame, petty insults in new teen pregnancy campaign Salon

Presentations 

Authentic Allies Roundtable: Organizations & Adults can Respectfully Partner with Young Parents
Healthy Teen Network’s Youth 360 Conference, Baltimore, MD

A Teen Parent Inclusive Movement
Civil Liberties and Public Policy Conference, Amherst, Massachusetts

Using Authentic Social Media Engagement to Amplify Marginalized Voices
Youth + Tech + Health Conference, San Francisco, California

Supporting Mothers in Academia
Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, Massachusetts 

Teen Pregnancy, Shame, and Reproductive Control in American Culture
Civil Liberties and Public Policy Conference, Amherst, Massachusetts