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Ask a therapist: My daughter just started dating seriously. How do I talk to her about sex

Ask a therapist: My daughter just started dating seriously. How do I talk to her about sex

Ask a therapist: My daughter just started dating seriously. How do I talk to her about sex


        Q: My 17-year-old daughter has her first boyfriend. They've been dating steadily for about 6 months now and lately she has begun spending all her time with him. And even when she's not with him they're always texting each other. I've walked in on her and she hurries and puts her phone away. I'm worried that they're sexting. And I'm also worried that they're thinking of having sex (if they haven't already). Our family believes in celibacy before marriage and she knows this. How do I talk to her about her ...


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