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Unformatted text preview: when they are receiving formal sex education at school. • Having open communication with your adolescent children about sex has shown benefits: – There is evidence that positive parent-child communication about sexual matters can lead to greater condom use among young men and a lower rate of teenage conception among young women • One of the most important contributions that parents can make to their teens exposure to sexual information is providing them with the skills to make healthy sexual decisions. • Each family system will need to determine and plan how it will approach and deal with sexuality at home. • Since some adolescents may be difficult to open up about their sexuality, parents need to find ways to talk to them....
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- Spring '08
- Ethnic group, Sexual intercourse, High school students, sexual activity, black high school