If a teenager can ask the question, they deserve an accurate answer. They shouldn’t learn sexual information by accident. Ignorance and innocence are not the same!
Pleasure, understanding sexual response and the clitoris FAQ: the clitoris and sexual response from teens: “How do we get horny?” “How are girls turned on?” “Can girls get erections?” Why do teens need to know about the clitoris and sexual pleasure? Teens complain...read more
So…What’s the Question? Asking questions about sex shows maturity! In my clinic, 20 years ago, a teenager bravely asked her burning question, “Can I get pregnant from oral sex?” Straight answer – plus! After reassuring her that she couldn’t fall...read more
Personal space and privacy boundaries should be discussed in families, we look at how to negotiate these boundaries. Kids need personal and private time for all sorts of reasons, exactly like adults do. Often parents are worried that if kids have privacy they...read more
Disclaimer: Information on the Sexy Smarts website is intended for educational purposes. Sexy Smarts is a sex education organisation that provides comprehensive relationship and sex education programs for people of all ages.
The information on this website is not meant to be used to diagnose, treat a health condition, or replace advice from a medical professional. You should always consult your healthcare professional if you have a medical condition. Medicines must be given under the correct supervision.
If you are in need of emergency assistance please contact one of the following helplines:
Lifeline – 0861 322 322
Stop Gender Violence / Abuse: 0800 150 150
AIDS Helpline – 0800 012 322
Childline – 08 000 55 555