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You Don't Have to Be a Sex Educator

Talking with your teen or tween about sex can, of course, be an uncomfortable topic. But here's the good news: Dr. Megan Maas claims that parents don't have to be sex educators, just sex socializers. What does that mean? Listen to this week's episode to find out!

About Megan Maas:

Megan Maas' award-winning research focuses on adolescent sexual socialization, with an emphasis on the role that social media, sexting, and online pornography play in the development of attitudes and behavior related to sexuality and gender. Dr. Maas has served as a facilitator, workshop leader, and speaker on issues revolving around adolescent sexuality and parent-child communication about sexuality at universities and organizations across the country.

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