Evidence of Efficacy White Paper

Evidence collected over the years indicates that the program offers a highly effective approach to preventing teenage pregnancies and teaching parenting skills. For decision-makers who are considering the RealCare Program, the obvious question is: Does it meet the stringent evidence-based requirements tied to federal funding? The answer is “yes,” and through detailed research study findings, the answer will be supported in this paper.

RealCare® Program - Evidence-Based White Paper


Additional Research for the RealCare Baby Program:

Do Adolescents Take Baby Think it Over Seriously?

Baby Think it Over: Evaluation of an Infant Simulation Intervention for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

The Effectiveness of an Infant Simulator as a Deterrent to Teen Pregnancy Among Middle School Students

The Effects of Role-play and Simulation as Pregnancy Prevention Strategies on Knowledge and Attitude of African-American Adolescents in an Urban Community

Baby Think It Over: Using Role-Play to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

Rural Parents Perceptions of the Baby Think It Over Program a Pilot Study

The Effectiveness of the Baby Think It Over Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program

Infant Simulator Lifespace Intervention: Pilot Investigation of an Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program

Evaluation of the North Carolina Baby Think It Over Project


Additional Studies:

Baby Think It Over: A Weekend with an Infant Simulator

Pregnancy Profile Research Thesis

Research in Greenland

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