Hey parents, don't clam up!

5 things stopping parents from talking to their children

Here's what some of the experts say are hampering parents from talking to their children:
  • Their parents didn't talk to them.
  • There's a desire to protect the innocence of children.
  • There's a fear that knowledge prompts sexual behavior.
  • Cultural and religious beliefs can halt conversations.
  • Parents' traumatic sexual experiences can inhibit open discussions.