By Jane Fonda
NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER • AN ALL-ENCOMPASSING consultant that folks WILL wish for his or her TEENS
This thorough, concise consultant deals instantly speak about:
• The female and male physique because it adjustments and matures.
• teenager relationships: what it takes to create chuffed, supportive, confident, and significant connections with family members, acquaintances, and others.
• id empowerment: tips on how to be genuine and thrive in today’s world.
• intercourse and sexuality for girls and boys: how teenagers should still look after their our bodies, embody their reports, and enhance self-esteem.
• concepts for operating during the hardest demanding situations, together with bullying, sexual abuse, consuming issues, being pregnant, and more.
Praise for Being a Teen
“A frank and candid source for adolescents.”—People
“Fonda’s heat and love for the teenager group is evident.”—Publishers Weekly
“Clear, functional, and riveting, Being a Teen cuts away at delusion, complements teenagers’ vanity, and palms them with a trove of precious details. superbly equipped . . . Any guardian, instructor, trainer, or health professional must learn this authoritative advisor. What a lifesaver for our boys and girls!”—William S. Pollack, PhD, writer of the overseas bestseller Real Boys and affiliate scientific Professor, division of Psychiatry at Harvard scientific School
“Being a Teen may be within the fingers of each youngster on the earth. it's a myth-busting, fact-filled treasure energetic info all youngsters wish and wish to know.”—Christiane Northrup, M.D., New York Times bestselling writer of Women’s our bodies, Women’s Wisdom
“Clear, unflinching, and nonjudgmental . . . a competent advisor to the turbulent actual and social transitions of adolescence.”—Michael Kimmel, unique Professor of Sociology and Gender reviews, Stony Brook collage, and writer of Guyland
“A complete, sincere, fun-to-read e-book for today’s children. This pleasant publication can be used back and again.”—The Reverend Debra W. Haffner, president, non secular Institute, and writer of From Diapers to Dating
“Detailed, actual and useful . . . a good resource.”—Paul Kivel, writer of Boys should be Men
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Those references are meant on your details and to motivate you to start your personal look for assets that be just right for you. A Random condo exchange Paperback unique Copyright © 2014 by means of Jane Fonda Illustrations copyright © 2014 by means of Julia Rothman All rights reserved. released within the usa by way of Random residence alternate Paperbacks, an imprint of Random condo, a department of Random condo LLC, a Penguin Random condo corporation, ny. RANDOM condo and the home colophon are registered logos of Random residence LLC. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION info Fonda, Jane Being an adolescent : every thing teenager ladies & boys may still learn about relationships, intercourse, love, wellbeing and fitness, identification & extra / by way of Jane Fonda. pages cm contains bibliographical references. ISBN 978-0-8129-7861-2 e-book ISBN 978-0-8129-9604-3 1. Teenage being pregnant. 2. Teenagers—Sexual habit. three. intercourse guideline for youths. four. Teenagers—Health and hygiene. I. identify. RG556. five. F66 2014 618. 200835—dc23 2013016042 e-book layout by means of Diane Hobbing v3. 1 Author’s Preface A notice approximately This ebook for approximately seventeen years I’ve been operating with children round problems with sexuality, vanity, and relationships. i've got a fondness for this paintings, in part simply because while i used to be a young person i used to be very stressed approximately all of this and didn’t recognize the place to move for solutions. I additionally realize it will be difficult for adults and teenagers to speak about a few of these very important topics. I’ve obvious the undesirable issues which can occur to a person—physically and emotionally—when she or he isn't thoroughly knowledgeable. within the Nineties, I based the Georgia crusade for Adolescent being pregnant Prevention (now known as the Georgia crusade for Adolescent energy & power) and the Jane Fonda heart for Adolescent Reproductive well-being at Emory collage tuition of medication. This publication grows out of that paintings, and all my web proceeds from this e-book will visit those corporations. I stored assembly adolescents throughout a large monetary and social spectrum who didn’t comprehend adequate approximately how their our bodies labored, or didn’t comprehend who to invite, or how they can hinder getting pregnant or getting another individual pregnant, or didn’t understand how to prevent getting HIV/AIDS and different sexually transmitted infections (STIs). We have been requested, over and over within the application, questions like “How do i do know if I’m in a true courting? ” and “How am i able to say ‘no’ and nonetheless be well known? ” and “When is it alright to have intercourse? ” there's loads incorrect information approximately these items floating round that I felt that the health and wellbeing of many teenagers I met—their destiny happiness, even—was at the line. i wished to write down a decent booklet for teenagers that may be a frank and easy source for them, for either girls and boys, and an reduction for fogeys, children, lecturers, librarians, and others, in speaking approximately intercourse, healthiness, id, and relationships. This booklet, written for teenagers, offers entry to details that we present in the Georgia courses that many kids desire at the present time. within the Georgia venture, we discovered that one enormous cause many youngsters don’t recognize all that they should learn about intercourse, relationships, and our bodies is that folks are inclined to fear concerning the issues which can get it wrong in terms of sexuality, particularly whilst somebody is younger.