When Parents Teach Other Kids About Sex

In the New York Times’ Motherlode Parenting blog, there’s a very intersting article by Lisa Belkin about talking to one’s children about sex – and how it doesn’t always stop there. Sometimes their friends get curious and ask other kids’ parents questions about sex, which can put even the most open-minded parents in a difficult position. Read Ms. Belkin’s blog to see how she handled this particularly tricky situation on a recent play date between her son and one of his school friends.

[NY Times]

About Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.