Then you will be able to share information and respond to questions in ways that will resonate with the belief system they are developing for themselves. United Church Press, Another common question is, "What if I'm being pressured to have sex? One valuable skill that can help them…. Going beyond "the talk.
A compilation of suggestions for parents of teenagers — although most of them are appropriate for discussions with children of all ages.
How to talk to your kids about sex: An age-by-age guide
Talk with your teen about sex on an ongoing basis. Sex education needs to happen at home, too. Even worse, they found that sexual harassment and misogyny are pervasive among young people, and sexual assault rates are high. If you don't know the answer, admit it. You may have created a profile with another Rogers Media brand that can be used to log into this site. Going through puberty is generally a good indicator that they are ready to learn.