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Raising Healthy Kids: Families Talk About Sexual Health


Program #2 For parents of preadolescents and adolescents Addresses sharing values, keeping communication open, postponing sexual intercourse, avoiding absolutes, building strong relationships and more. 20 minutes. Recommended for parents and other caregivers. Contact us about streaming this video. Discussion Guide available on DVD or download here.

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What People Are Saying...

"Raising Healthy Kids: Families Talk About Sexual Health can help families get beyond scare messages, opening communication about healthy sexuality and responsible decision-making."
Heather Johnston-Nicholson, Ph.D., Assoc., Ex. Dir. for Research, Program and Training, Girls Incorporated



Institutional use/Group viewing

What people are saying:
"Raising Healthy Kids is one tool we have used at 3M with great success. Parents say it gives them basic skills they can use to communicate with their children on important issues. Raising Healthy Kids seminars are popular and get great reviews every time."
Carol Ley, MD, 3M

"Raising Healthy Kids: Families Talk About Sexual Health offers a clear and important message: parents are a child's best teacher about love, sex and values. Many parents will find these well-crafted videos useful aids in starting these critical discussions with their kids." Sarah Brown, Director, National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

"Parents and sexuality educators finally have a thoughtful, well-produced video resource to facilitate discussion about sexuality with parents." Debra Hauser, Deputy Director, Advocates for Youth

"Raising Healthy Kids: Families Talk About Sexual Health can help families get beyond scare messages, opening communication about healthy sexuality and responsible decision-making." Heather Johnston-Nicholson, Ph.D., Assoc., Ex. Dir. for Research, Program and Training, Girls Incorporated

"Raising Healthy Kids is an extraordinarily valuable tool in helping parents communicate with their children about sexuality, enhancing their ability to make healthy decisions throughout life." John P. Steward, M.D., The Episcopal Diocese of California

"Raising Healthy Kids is a great tool for initiating critical discussions within a wide range of maternal and child health programs in a variety of settings." Deborah Klein Walker, Ed.D., Assistant Commissioner, Bureau of Family and Community Health, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

How people use it:
Featured in workplace seminar at Eli Lilly.

Incorporated into parents outreach by Boys and Girls Clubs of America with Ford Foundation grant.

Incorporated into the Unitarian Universalist Association parent sexuality education program Our Whole Lives.

Featured in workplace seminar at Hewlett Packard.

Featured in workplace seminar at 3M.

Featured in workplace seminar at Fox Television.

Featured in workplace seminar at Polaroid.

Featured in the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) family communication program A Lifelong Dialogue.

Incorporated into parents outreach by Girls Inc. with Ford Foundation grant.

Awards
First Place, Parenting Issues Category, National Council on Family Relations' 30th Annual Media Awards Competition



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