August 25, 2019

This is a truly fantastic piece on sexting, from Girls Leadership. Parents often have a difficult time discussing this topic with their teens, or they assume they don't need to because their child would "know better". My work with teens has led me to better understand...

October 20, 2018

Dread talking with teens about sexting?  I get it, but this is a conversation worth having!  There are serious potential emotional and legal consequences when minors share nude images. Let's help kids understand those consequences so they can make safe choices, and let...

January 5, 2018

You may have cautioned your teens about sending naked pics, but have you talked about not ASKING for nudes? Here's a great piece on the topic of sexting, and how we should alter the way we frame this conversation with teens. "In talking about sexting with both daughter...

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...

January 25, 2017

Are teens using hookup apps? How has dating changed in the digital world? Here are some statistics and food for thought.

July 7, 2016

Here's a statistic that makes me want to "swipe left": "about 7 percent of Tinder's users are age 13 to 17." An extra layer to conversations with teens about dating.

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