Making sense of abstinence : lessons for comprehensive sex education /

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Responsibility
by Bill Taverner and Sue Montfort.
Date of Publication
c2005
Format
Text
Responsibility
by Bill Taverner and Sue Montfort.
Author
Taverner, Bill.
Place of Publication
Morristown, N.J
Publisher
Planned Parenthood of Greater Northern New Jersey, Inc
Date of Publication
c2005
Physical Description
xvi, 134 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Format
Text
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Making sense of abstinence -- So what's an "abstinence" anyway? -- The abstinence lineup: much more than "just say no" -- What's your take? Examining opinions about abstinence -- Hey, Mom? Hey Dad? (Hey...Gram?): can we talk about abstinence? -- Just say know: navigating mixed messages about "sex" -- Everyone deserves respect: looking at abstinence and stereotypes -- Masturbation: a touchy subject -- Figuring out outercourse -- Oral sex and abstinence: examining the role of intimacy in sexual decisions -- Handling horny: savvy about sexual response -- Is the slope that slippery? -- Ready or not? Deciding about sexual behaviors -- Saying yes, saying no -- ABC...easy as 123? -- Some day: making the transition from sexual abstinence.
Summary
An easy-to-use manual providing factual information and lessons for sexuality educators, clergy and youth workers to help teens think about abstinence in a way that values the teen's ability to make positive decisions in our complex society.
Subjects
Sexual abstinence -- United States.
Sex instruction for teenagers -- United States.
Teenagers -- United States.
Additional Author
Montfort, Sue.
Collection
Wolfgram Memorial Lbrary Collection
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