This course discusses self-esteem and the various factors affecting it. Current issues on eating disorders and body images are also discussed. Students learn to lead an emotionally-healthy and a well-balanced life. The perils of substance abuse, alcohol and drugs are explored and the student learns about the various consequences related to these activities. The course discusses anatomy, reproduction & pregnancy and explores the factors affecting sexual behavior. The student learns about the changes occurring during puberty. State laws related to health and sexual well-being are also discussed.
Section 1: Self-Esteem
Section 2: Emotional Health
Section 3: Behavioral Health
Section 4: Substance Use & Abuse
Section 5: Reproductive Health