Extract from drama 'Dear Nobody'. Teenage couple Helen and Chris begin a sexual relationship. They face difficult decisions when Helen falls pregnant. Here, Helen struggles with the possibility of being pregnant and her failed attempts to seek advice and support. She realises she needs to establish whether or not she is pregnant. She attempts to access help at a family planning clinic, but when this becomes too stressful she chooses to find out using a home pregnancy test and attempts to tackle her anxiety alone.
This clip could help students to discuss choices and the possible outcomes of keeping a pregnancy secret. If you were pregnant who can you go to when you need help? Look at local options, research local young person-friendly services. This is the second of six clips from the series 'Dear Nobody'.