What kids think about sex might surprise you, but what they're doing sexually—and when they're doing it—might surprise you even more. In a study this year of more than a 1, tweens kids between the ages 11 and 14 , commissioned by Liz Claiborne Inc. The parents' view? Only 7 percent of parents surveyed in this study think their own child has gone any further than "making out. The whole subject of sex is so delicate that some parents put off talking to kids about it, believing their child is still too young, or because they're not sure what to say. They "finally sit down to have the Big Talk," says Dr.
Discussing Sex with Your Teenage Son
How to React if You Find Out Your Teen is Sexually Active - Detroit and Ann Arbor Metro Parent
Even if your teenager already knows about sex, you still need to start a dialogue about it. The media portrays sex in skewed and damaging ways, which you need to discuss with your teenage son. First, find out how much your teenage boy knows about sex. For your son to be comfortable talking with you about sex, you need to stay calm and collected. Let him talk first.
National Center on the Sexual Behavior of Youth
Most parents want to know why this happened. Why did their teen sexually harm someone else? There is almost never a single reason why a teen engages in illegal sexual behavior.
Boy who are prepared for puberty are more likely to thrive as they adjust to their changing body and are more likely to make the right decisions about love, sex and relationships. Inside the pages of this book, you will find a wealth of information, written in a casual and open style, which includes honest advice on growing up and becoming a man:. Aimed at the parents of young boys, Boy Puberty includes everything you will need to discuss and how to start talking about it. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.