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Parents must be proactive in teaching children what pornography is, why it’s harmful, and exactly how to reject it. Get going with our “How to Talk to Kids about Pornography” Quick Start Guide!
Finding out that your child has been viewing pornography can be devastating. How you respond makes a big difference in helping your child begin healing. We have a SMART Plan to show you how.
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Led by Kristen A. Jenson, author of the best-selling Good Pictures Bad Pictures series of children’s books, Protect Young Minds® (PYM) seeks to help parents “porn-proof” their kids before they come across highly addictive and easily accessible internet pornography.
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Why should you talk with your children about pornography? Because otherwise, someone else will! The Good Pictures Bad Pictures series of read-aloud books can make a difficult conversation easy!
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Every parent I know is fighting for the hearts and minds of their children. It’s a difficult digital battle! And to keep up with the changing times, we all need to keep growing. That’s why we’re becoming Defend Young Minds. It’s time to level up our defenses against...
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The following is a transcription of an interview between Kristen Jenson and Dr. Christy Kane. Kristen and Dr. Kane discuss the importance of talking to kids about sex and how that contributes to their mental health. Watch or read the interview below (edited for...
As an admissions director, please know I’m not a therapist. But I do work in a world where I hear parents recount heartbreak after heartbreak, discovering their child is immersed in the worst possible scenarios – the unimaginable. As I seek to help parents find...
Seeking treatment for a child with harmful sexual behavior can be overwhelming. In our final post of this series we are providing you with resources to find and fund the right treatment for your child as you consider your family’s needs regarding treatment type,...