However, for many parents, sexuality is one of the most uncomfortable subjects they face during child-rearing.Despite this hesitancy, parents need to rise to the occasion, because their teens desperately need information and guidance.Otherwise, peers may be filling in the knowledge gaps with incorrect information and questionable guidance that can lead to very risky behavior.
Helping them to achieve intimate and satisfying romantic attachments is one of the most important lessons a parent can ever teach.
Girls more often fuse love and sex which bodes trouble for them.
Often the consequences for girls for sexual activity are much more severe than those for boys.
Make a logical case for postponing intercourse – it can be dangerous (STD’s, HIV), there may be negative emotional reactions such as jealousy, embarrassment, insecurity, heartbreak, and there can be social consequences such as damage to reputation, unkind rumors and loss of friends.
It is wrong to assume that a young adolescent cannot make a sound decision in the romantic clinches.