TITLE

"Is that really what happens?"

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Parenting School Years;Feb2011, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers suggestions on how to do damage control when a child finds out about sex and other bodily changes from a friend ahead of a parent which includes asking him what it was that his friend told him and correcting any inaccurate information he heard, explain the reproductive system in a scientific way and getting the friend's parents to get involved by telling them about the situation.
ACCESSION #
58593241

 

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