There’s no shortage of misinformation among teens about sex (e.g., the oft-repeated assertion that you can’t get pregnant the first time you have sex). Here’s help for young people to support them in making smart, healthy and safe choices.
Help young people understand that oral sex is an intimate act that carries many of the same risks as vaginal intercourse. This pamphlet encourages young people to include abstaining from oral sex in their definition and practice of sexual abstinence. It discusses the emotional and physical consequences and complications of oral sex.
Great tips for talking with a partner about abstinence and sticking to limits under pressure, this pamphlet also reinforces that it is always ok to say "no" under any circumstances. Information includes preparing for conversations in advance, avoiding situations that result in pressure, and what to do if pressure from a partner doesn't stop.