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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" | 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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BYU Professor Calls for Equality Within the Church, Love for LGBTQ Members

by Church News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“As aspiring Christians but still imperfect saints, we may not always understand the struggles of others or...

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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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Why Chastity Only Gets Harder: Confessions from a 40-Year-Old Single Saint

by The Exponent | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Chastity: it's a sacred law we are blessed to follow. However, it's a difficult law, not just when we're yo...

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Lessons From Elizabeth Smart: How to Avoid Dangerous Pitfalls When Teaching Your Kids About Sex

by LDS Smile | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Caution: The following article provides quotes and accounts from Elizabeth Smart's life that some readers m...

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Healthy Sexuality and Chastity: 5 Ways to Teach Your Kids (Without Making It Awkward)

by Julie de Azevedo Hanks, PhD, LCSW | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Several months ago, my 8 year-old-daughter noticed the difference between her body and my 46-year-old-mothe...

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​How Living the Gospel Enhances My Sexuality and Spirituality

by Danielle Beckstrom | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Sexuality. I know it’s a word that we don’t address head-on in Mormon culture that often, but I’ve found it...