Whether they express it out loud or not, tweens and teens have questions about sex. They may also have curiosities, or concerns. And they may start thinking about sex long before they become sexually active.
So, how can parents help teens feel comfortable asking questions about sex and sexuality? One strategy, according to the experts at Parents are TALKING, is to discuss these topics with love and listen with compassion. The goal is to make sure your teen keeps coming back to you for more conversation and information.
You can read “What Do Teens Want to Know? FAQs from Teens, Part 1 – Am I Normal?” here.