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CLIP 3717

Dear Nobody - teenage pregnancy (pt 5/6)

Dear Nobody - teenage pregnancy (pt 5/6)
Key Info
  • Dear Nobody - teenage pregnancy (pt 5/6)
  • Duration: 04:15
  • Extract from drama 'Dear Nobody'. A teenage couple, Helen and Chris, begin a sexual relationship. The difficult decisions they face when Helen falls pregnant are explored. Here, Helen and Chris try to deal with the complex range of consequences related to the decision to keep the baby. Helen is communicating and beginning to explore the options and opportunities that may be available to her once she has a baby. She is developing a growing confidence as the reality of pregnancy and a baby draw closer. Chris, who still loves Helen, is frustrated at his exclusion from the process and Helen's life. A chance and unfortunate encounter leaves some questions to be asked.
  • Warning: Deals with adult themes.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: adoption, childcare, university, decisions, choices, consequences, antenatal, pregnancy, relationships, teenage pregnancy
Ideas for use in class
  • Exploring pregnancy choices - what is adoption? Aspirations as a talking point - how could a relationship evolve before deciding to conceive, when is the right time to choose to conceive? Find out where to go to access support and advice.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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