Parent & Teacher Resources
Looking for more information on how to talk to the kids in your life about consent? Access our suggested resources below for more information and to continue the conversation.
Parent & Caregiver Resources
Healthy Communications with Kids
Healthy Communications with Kids helps parents learn to model and teach consent to young children.
I Ask How to Teach Consent Early
I Ask How to Teach Consent Early helps parents learn how to model consent with children in late childhood and early adolescence.
The Parents Postcard contains information about teaching children and teens age appropriate lessons about consent and healthy relationships.
It’s time... to talk to your children about healthy sexuality
An overview for parents and caregivers on how to talk to your children about healthy sexual development. It includes a scenario and discussion points that highlight a conversation between a parent and child.
A Safer Family. A Safer World
A Safer Family. A Safer World is designed for parents, caregivers, and other caring adults to help them prevent the sexual abuse of children. In this booklet, adults can learn how to talk about healthy sexuality, teach consent, boundaries and touching, challenge society’s messages, watch for signs of individuals who may abuse children, and respond if a child has been sexually abused.
Safe Secure Kids Guide to Talking to Your Children About Consent
Handout containing helpful conversation starters and talking points.
One Caring Adult
This three-part course for teachers and other school professionals consists of seven videos and a workbook that provide information, resources, tools, and tips on how to create a trauma-informed classroom.
Creating Trauma-Informed Classrooms
This resource will aid educators in learning more about trauma-informed classrooms, or learning environments that work to address the educational needs of students who have experienced trauma.
This interactive tool offers five grounding tools. Grounding Tools offer the ability for anyone to calm their mind and body down during a scary time. This tool can be used with a child and their parent/caregiver, teacher, or counselor.
Child Trauma Toolkit for Educators
This toolkit provides school administrators, educators, and parents/caregivers with basic information about working with traumatized children in the school system.
Childhood Sexual Development
An overview of healthy childhood sexual development
This tool provides an overview of healthy childhood sexual development by exploring age-appropriate behaviors and skills and information on supporting healthy development.
An overview of adolescent sexual development
This tool provides an overview of healthy adolescent sexual development by exploring age-appropriate behaviors and skills and how adults can support healthy development.
Youth with Problematic Sexual Behavior
This resource distinguishes common sexual behavior from behavior that is problematic and provides information on problematic sexual behavior in children.
Beyond the Birds and the Bees: Adolescent Sexual Consent and Disabilities
This guide is for health providers and advocates who work with teens and young adults. Staff can use the ideas and tools with youth who have disabilities. All youth can benefit from information that is easy to understand.