October 23, 2019

 Beyond excited for this NEW seminar on Today's Teen Party Culture.  Have questions about the vaping epidemic, weed, alcohol, parties & sex, and your teen's legal risks and rights?  Please join us for this one-of-a-kind seminar on November 13th at the Brentwood Country...

February 19, 2019

"Teach consent as a life skill—not just a sex skill—beginning in early childhood, and begin discussing consent and communication in the context of relationships by 5th or 6th grades, before kids start seriously thinking about sex."  Parents can play an important role i...

October 17, 2018

Fantastic piece on talking with boys about sex.  I'd argue it's not just for fathers...

Talking with teens about sex should be about so much more than just STD's, unwanted pregnancy, and the legal definition of consent.  Here is a wise take on the subject...

July 11, 2018

There is so much more to discuss than just abstinence and STI's. Communication is key, and something that we can start teaching well before the teenage years. Read this to find out why I'm obsessed with the Dutch, and their approach to sex ed...

June 10, 2017

The topic of consent came up the other day, so I am revisiting the cup of tea video. (language/ F-bomb alert, but it's hilarious and makes the point well). Unconscious people don't want tea. "Whether it's tea or sex, consent is everything."

February 23, 2017

This is an excellent read on the topic of why and how to become an "askable" parent, when it comes to the subject of sex. "By creating an open, curious, non-charged environment around the topic of sex, you’ll be able to provide information your children need when they...

November 12, 2016

Freshman orientation is not when we should be teaching consent for the first time. Consent can be taught from a very early age-- before it even has anything to do with sex.  It's never too early to start teaching empathy, respect and responsibility for actions. Check o...

August 31, 2016

If you haven't already read Peggy Orenstein's book Girls and Sex (you should), check out her fantastic interview in Goop and change the way you talk to your kids about sex.

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