- www.ncsby.org National Center on Sexual Behavior of Youth. The overall goal of the National Center on Sexual Behavior of Youth is to provide information and support through national training to help children and adolescents with problematic sexual behavior. Best website for caregivers, all information is updated and current with best practices.
- “Understanding Children’s Sexual Behaviors, What Natural and Healthy”, by Toni Cavanagh Johnson, Ph.D – booklet for $3.00 obtained from www.TCavJohn.com
- South Eastern CASA, an Australian sexual assault center website has a 44 page booklet called “Age Appropriate Sexual Behaviours in Children and Young People”. Includes chart and research and information to explain PSB in children. Their booklet is found on the NCSBY website: http://www.ncsby.org/sites/default/files/Age-appropriate-behaviours-book.pdf
If you would like to know how to respond to something , here is a handout that can give you some guidance. As you can tell when reading this, the most important thing is to remain calm and limit your emotional response in front of your child. Yes, you are freaking out on the inside, and that’s OK, get that out first by whatever method works for you , then talk to your child.
click on this link for more info…..Responding to sexual behaviors in children