A "high-quality relationship" with your tween daughter does not guarantee she will abstain from sex. We've sent an email with instructions to create a new password. Research also shows that children who talk to their parents about sexuality are less likely to have early and unprotected sex. We have tons of influence over how they think about sex and relationships. Ultimately, when it comes to teens, you want to empower your child to be able to evaluate risks and make good decisions. Continue to answer questions and use correct terms for vagina, penis, etc.
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Talking to Your Tween about Sexuality: A Guide for Parents
Continue to answer questions and use correct terms for vagina, penis, etc. A reset link has been sent to your email! Admittedly, it gets harder as they get older. Thank you for signing up! Establish new or revise rules in the house, considering you need to give her more independence. An error has occurred while trying to update your details. Also, point out how progress has been made; for example, with more women working in STEM fields.