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Why Teaching Morality Isn’t Enough: How to Teach Children Healthy Sexuality

by Christy Kane PhD, CMHC | January 12, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Often, in my field of mental health counseling, I am asked by parents, “How do I teach my children about se...

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3 Dimensions of Sexual Wholeness Crucial for Teaching Children About Intimacy

by Laura M. Padilla-Walker, Ph.D., Dean M. Busby, Ph.D., Chelom E. Leavitt, Ph.D., Jason S. Carroll, Ph.D., excerpted from "A Better Way To Teach Kids About Sex" | September 13, 2018 | Mormon Life

One of the vital truths of the restored gospel is that “the spirit and the body are the soul of man” (D&...

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The Dangers of Using Metaphors When Teaching Youth About Sexuality (+ What We Can Do Instead)

by Laura M. Padilla-Walker, Dean M. Busby, Chelom E. Leavitt, & Jason S. Carroll, adapted from "A Better Way to Teach Kids About Sex" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For several years now, we have collected hundreds of personal stories from young adults in the Church telli...

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Preparing for the Honeymoon: 10 Tips for LDS Couples

by Laura M. Brotherson LMFT, CST, CFLE | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Here are some suggestions to help LDS couples build a solid foundation in their sexual relationship from th...

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What We're Often Missing When We Teach Youth About Sexual Intimacy, Modesty, and Virtue

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Chastity—it's a crucial topic in the Church, one which parents and Church leaders agonize over, pray about,...

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The Conversation This Marriage Counselor Had with Her Future Son-in-Law About Sexual Intimacy (+ What All Mormons Can Learn from It)

by Christy Kane PhD, CMHC | Mormon Life

For the past 15 years, I have been involved in counseling individuals, couples, and families. In each of th...

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A Powerful Letter to Young Mormons About Sex and What They Need to Understand

by Adam S. Miller, excerpted from "Letters to a Young Mormon" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Letters to a Young Mormon , a series of letters written by philosophy...

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How to Talk to Your Kids About This Sensitive Chastity Topic

by Geoff Steurer, MS, LMFT | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Masturbation is a sensitive and often controversial topic, even among members of the LDS Church. Although t...

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Why Elder Holland Calls Sexual Intimacy a Sacrament

by LDS Living Staff | Mormon Life

While President of BYU, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland gave a devotional entitled, “ Of Souls, Symbols, and Sacra...

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Adorably Illustrated Video Helps Teens Understand the Importance of Chastity

by LDS Living | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Mormon Channel recently shared this powerful video on Facebook that explains simply and clearly why thi...