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Dating smarts : what every teen needs to know to date, relate or wait! / Amy Lang, MA.

Lang, Amy, (author.).

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Dating. Relationships. Sex. Is there any part of life you find more confusing? Your parents and the other adults in your life probably try to talk to you about all this but fall far short of being truly helpful. Honestly, they are just as baffled and confused as you are about this part of life and this is one of many reasons they do such terrible job of talking to you about it. Dating Smarts tells teens just like you the truth about dating, relationships and sex and gives you practical, real-world tips and support so you can be a kick-ass boyfriend or girlfriend. Telling kids to?wait? to have sex is just about as helpful as telling a cloud not to rain or the sun not to shine. Eventually almost everyone has sex and what you really need to know is how to navigate your way to your first time feeling confident, comfortable and clear about it. Dating Smarts will guide you through all the areas of dating and relationships you need to know and understand before making this big decision. You?ll learn:? When and how you will know the time is right for you!? Other people?s first time experiences? All about dating? from how to ask someone out to how to kindly say?no? if someone asks you out to how to safely escape from a terrible date? All the elements of healthy relationships so you know what to expect? The signs that show your relationship is unhealthy and how to leave? Your values about sex, dating and relationships? What a healthy vagina and penis should look like? Practical, basic information about sexually transmitted diseases and birth control? What gay, straight, bisexual and transgender really mean? Where to get help if you need it plus other great resources to keep you on top of the dating and relationship game Short and to the point, Dating Smarts will give you just enough information to feel tons smarter about your romantic life. Whether you are a girl or a guy; in a relationship or never been in one; straight, gay or something in between; there?s help for you here.
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  • ISBN: 9781502439642
  • ISBN: 1502439646
  • Physical Description: 160 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: [Lexington, KY] : Amy Lang, [2016]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-160).
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Introduction and pop quiz -- Sexuality and relationships -- What values county? Where are you coming from? -- Impulsive you! Ack! What's going on with your teenaged brain? -- Romantic love versus family love: what's the difference? -- Are you normal? Yeah, most likely -- Wanna go to the movies? A fake first date -- Slow it down or speed it up? Bumps in the dating road -- Am I really in love? It's a crush! It's lust! It's love! -- What's a healthy relationship? What you should expect ... -- When should I end it? Signs to know it's time to go -- Are you ready for sex? Part 1: The emotional stuff -- Are you ready for sex? Part 2: the physical stuff -- Your rules! What it takes to date you -- A few final thoughts!
Summary, etc.:
Dating. Relationships. Sex. Is there any part of life you find more confusing? Your parents and the other adults in your life probably try to talk to you about all this but fall far short of being truly helpful. Honestly, they are just as baffled and confused as you are about this part of life and this is one of many reasons they do such terrible job of talking to you about it. Dating Smarts tells teens just like you the truth about dating, relationships and sex and gives you practical, real-world tips and support so you can be a kick-ass boyfriend or girlfriend. Telling kids to?wait? to have sex is just about as helpful as telling a cloud not to rain or the sun not to shine. Eventually almost everyone has sex and what you really need to know is how to navigate your way to your first time feeling confident, comfortable and clear about it. Dating Smarts will guide you through all the areas of dating and relationships you need to know and understand before making this big decision. You?ll learn:? When and how you will know the time is right for you!? Other people?s first time experiences? All about dating? from how to ask someone out to how to kindly say?no? if someone asks you out to how to safely escape from a terrible date? All the elements of healthy relationships so you know what to expect? The signs that show your relationship is unhealthy and how to leave? Your values about sex, dating and relationships? What a healthy vagina and penis should look like? Practical, basic information about sexually transmitted diseases and birth control? What gay, straight, bisexual and transgender really mean? Where to get help if you need it plus other great resources to keep you on top of the dating and relationship game Short and to the point, Dating Smarts will give you just enough information to feel tons smarter about your romantic life. Whether you are a girl or a guy; in a relationship or never been in one; straight, gay or something in between; there?s help for you here.
Subject: Dating (Social customs) > Juvenile literature.
Interpersonal relations in adolescence > Juvenile literature.
Youth > Sexual relations > Juvenile literature.

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