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    #34. How I Made Decisions About Sex (Parents/Adults)

    This Conversation Will Help You…


    1. Share values and norms that went into decision-making
    2. Share how they feel now about the decisions
    3. Express what they think are important things to consider – values etc.


    Think About This First

    •  This conversation is designed for parents, guardians, or supportive adults to share their own experiences with decision-making around sex and intimacy.


    Having the Conversation


    Start Here:

    I knew I was ready to have sex when.... 

    Here are some things that influenced my decision-making:

    Here is what was considered normal when I was your age:

    How are these things different now for you?



    Here is what I thought then, and here is what I think and feel now about the decisions I made:

    The values that helped me decide were...

    Are there any differences or similarities between my values then and your values now?


    Keep Talking:

    Here are things I think you should consider:

    This is why I want you to consider them:

    What questions do you want to ask me?

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