Talking about sex is difficult. To answer questions about becoming sexually active, confronting sexual identity or online relationships, you need to be ready. This section arms you with answers and advice you’ll need.
Deciding to do it
When to become sexually active is one of the biggest decisions in life. Once acted on, our level of responsibility for ourselves and even for others increases exponentially. Helping a youth prepare for this decision can be one of the most important roles a mentor can play.
The Wild Wild Sext
There’s a whole new sexual frontier out there—one that nearly 50% of teens participate in: sexting. The U.S. court system defines sexting as “an act of sending sexually explicit materials through mobile devices.” The messages may be text, photo, or video.